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Is your dog at risk for lead poisoning?

Screen Shot 2014-09-04 at 11.19.00 PMMany dog owners think of lead poisoning as a thing of the past. After all, lead-based paint was outlawed decades ago and most of us have updated our homes since then. But, you may be surprised at all the places your dog could still be getting lead poisoning, including his own toys.Dr. John Tegzes, VMD is a board certified toxicologist for JustFoodForDogs and specializes in safe food for pets. He has seen quite a bit of lead poisoning in his day, from many sources. He shared with us some of his more shocking stories, so that other dog owners can be aware of the risks of this…

One Response to Is your dog at risk for lead poisoning?

  1. Freda Dailey February 15, 2016 at 1:58 pm #

    I live in Flint Mi.
    I am concerned about all pets who were given lead water. My question is what is the symptoms of lead poisoning and if so how are they treating our animals?

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