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Old 20 August 2014, 07:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Little Pink Pill View Post
There is a similar rule about avocados and birds. Most websites and books will tell you they're toxic, but when I've tried to hunt down the source of that, I've never been able to verify it.
Not really toxic to dogs and cats, but the pit poses an obstruction hazard. But definitely poisonous to birds. It contains a toxin called persin that birds are sensitive to. Cite: http://www.petpoisonhelpline.com/poison/avocado/
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