Again it's not the main ingredient of sweet potatoes, but the seasonings that can cause your pets to get sick, Fox News reported.
Small amounts of alcohol can make them intoxicated. It can also cause a drop in blood sugar, blood pressure and in severe cases, seizures, respiratory failure and even death, according to the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
Caffeine is a big no for animals. If an animal drinks anything with caffeine, it can lead to vomiting, diarrhea, excessive thirst, hyperactivity and abnormal heart rhythms, according to the ASPCA.
We all know that chocolate is dangerous to dogs, but why is the sweet treat a no-no for dogs? It's all because of theobromine, which is toxic for dogs and cats. If they ingest it, they may vomit, have diarrhea and seizures, even death, according to Reader's Digest.
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