Cookies & Candy-Consumption of chocolate can cause agitation, vomiting, diarrhea, high heart rate, tremors, seizures and even death.
Holiday Decorations- Tinsel, ribbon and similar decorations can cut up the digestive tract and cause intestinal obstruction. Ornaments should be kept off low-lying Christmas tree branches.
Alcohol- Alcoholic drinks may cause vomiting, disorientation, diarrhea, lethargy, lack of coordination, difficulty breathing, tremors, coma and seizures.
Holiday Plants- Holly, mistletoe and poinsettias may cause irritation, vomiting, diarrhea and heart arrhythmia in both cats and dogs.
Lights & Candles- If your pet can reach them, they may be a fire hazard if knocked over.
Fatty Trimmings & Bones- Pets may experience vomiting and diarrhea. Fatty foods can also promote pancreatitis. Swallowed bones can cause stomach perforation and painful constipation.
Grapes, Raisins, Avocados, Onions & Garlic-These can cause lethargy, lack of appetite and vomiting.