On a low carb diet? Planning on sharing some of those low calorie dessert treats with your canine friends? STOP! That sugar-free snack you think is good for you and your dog could actually send you to the veterinarian!
For many of us, sharing food with our pets is a daily routine that we both enjoy and cherish, despite the numerous pleas from veterinarians to limit “people food”. We know that giving “Fluffy” table scraps encourages more begging, can make her obese, and may make her a finicky eater. However, new research being released now shows that certain “sugar free” treats can actually cause liver failure in your dog, and perhaps even kill him or her.