Can dogs eat Shallots?

can dogs eat shallotsNo

Overview

dog-food-safety-information

No, shallots, like most vegetables in the Allium family, are toxic to dogs. Ingesting them in large quantities can lead to the rupturing and destruction of red blood cells. Without prompt medical treatment, this can quickly progress to fatal hemolytic anemia.

Risks

health-risks
  • Shallots contain n-propyl disulfide, which is toxic to dogs. This compound causes red blood cells to break down, which leads to anemia.
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