If you have a pet, be careful of these common household items. It only takes a very small quantity to do serious damage!

Products that contain xylitol:

  • Chewing gum
  • Peanut butter
  • Candies
  • Baked goods
  • Children’s vitamins
  • Breath mints
  • Mouthwash
  • Prescription medications
  • Sugar free snacks

Signs of poisoning:

  • Vomiting, weakness
  • Lack of coordination
  • Difficulty walking or standing
  • Depression or lethargy
  • Tremors, seizures
  • Coma

If you have questions or concerns regarding xylitol, or you fear that your pet may have consumed a product containing xylitol, please do not hesitate to call us at (07) 3272 6844.