Dog Chocolate Toxicity Meter

Chocolate contains substances known as methylxanthines (specifically caffeine and theobromine), which dogs are far more sensitive to than people. Different types of chocolate contain varying amounts of methylxanthines. In general, though, the darker and more bitter the chocolate the greater the danger.

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dog chocolate toxicity meter

StartFragmentHumans can break down and excrete methylxanthines such as theobromine much more efficiently than dogs.EndFragment

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