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Hidden dangers in the kitchen: common foods toxic to dogs and cats.

  title={Hidden dangers in the kitchen: common foods toxic to dogs and cats.},
  author={Kim Gugler and Christopher M Piscitelli and Jeffrey Dennis},
  volume={35 7},
Many foods and food additives that are safe for human consumption can be extremely toxic to pets. Recognizing the clinical signs and clinicopathologic changes associated with these toxins allows prompt initiation of appropriate therapy. As with many other toxins, decontamination and supportive care are the mainstays of therapy for food toxicosis. Educating owners about foods and food additives that are unsafe for dogs and cats can help prevent toxicosis. 

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