For all your Dog training needs in Lonehill , from Puppy socialization to advanced training
Founded in 1994 - Dog Handling Techniques is based in Lonehill - and will fulfill all your dog training and obedience requirements. Dog Training is an important part of any dog's life and improves character, confidence and stability. It is vital in helping the dog to adapt to the role it has to play as part of the family.
what not to feed your dog
Alcoholic beverages-Can cause intoxication, coma and death.
Baby food-Can contain onion powder, which can be toxic to dogs. Can also result in nutritional deficiencies if fed in large quantities.
Bones from fish, poultry or other meat sources-Can cause obstruction or laceration of the digestive system
Cat food-Generally too high in protein and fats
Chocolate, coffee and tea-Contain caffeine which can be toxic and effect the heart and nervous systems
Fat trimmings-Can cause pancreatitis. Will cause obesity.
Grapes and raisins-Contain an unknown toxin which can damage the kidneys.
Human vitamin supplements containing iron-Can damage the lining of the digestive system and be toxic to the other organs including liver and kidneys
Large amounts of liver-Can cause Vitamin A toxicity
Macadamia nuts-Contain an unknown toxin which can affect the digestive and nervous systems and muscle
Milk and dairy products-Some adult dogs are lactose intolerant. This can result in diarrhea.
Mouldy or spoiled food, garbage-Can contain multiple toxins causing vomiting and diarrhea and can affect other organs
Mushrooms-Can contain toxins which may affect multiple systems in the body, cause shock and result in death.
Onions and garlic (raw, cooked or powder) - Can damage red blood cells and cause anemia. Garlic is less toxic than onions.
Pits from peaches and plums-Can cause obstruction of the digestive tract.
Raw eggs-Contain an enzyme called Avidin, which decreases the absorption of biotin (a B vitamin). This can lead to skin and hair coat problems. Raw eggs may also contain Salmonella.
Raw fish-Can result in thiamine (a B vitamin) deficiency leading to loss of appetite, seizures and in sever cases, death. More common if raw fish is fed regularly.
Salt-If eaten in large quantities it may lead to to electrolyte imbalances. Can also induce vomiting.
Sugary foods-- Can lead to obesity, dental problems and possible diabetes.
Table scraps (in large amounts) - Table scraps are not nutritionally balanced. They should never be more than 10% of the diet.