ALLIUM POISONING IN DOGS AND CATS, ONION, GARLIC, CHIVE, LEEK, SHALLOTS, SCALLIONS
 
Description    Clinical signs have been reported in dogs and cats that ingested ALLIUM spp. Anemia might not develop until a few days after consumption.
 
Species   Canine, Feline
 
Signs   Abnormal breath odor, Anorexia, Ataxia, Colic, Diarrhea, Dullness, Dysmetria, Dyspnea, Exercise intolerance, Generalized weakness, Hematuria, Hemoglobinuria or myoglobinuria, Hepatosplenomegaly, Icterus, Increased respiratory rate, Pain on external abdominal pressure, Pale, Polydipsia, Red or brown urine, Seizures or syncope, Tachycardia, Vomiting or regurgitation
 
References   Cortinovis C. Household Food Items Toxic to Dogs and Cats. Front Vet Sci 2016;http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fvets.2016.00026 [Web Reference]
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