02/07/2022

# How much white chocolate can kill a dog?

## How much white chocolate can kill a dog?

White chocolate: 200 ounces per pound of body weight of a dog. White chocolate contains less cocoa powder. If your dog weighs 250 pounds, the sign of poisoning can be visible after taking 250 pounds of white chocolate. 125 pounds for a dog with 10 pound weight.

How big of a dose of chocolate can a dog eat?

Toxic Dose: Approx. 1 ounce of chocolate per 1 (one) pound of body weight. 1 oz is approximately one square of chocolate, and that will help you if he’s eaten a chocolate bar. if your dog weighs 10 lbs or under and has eaten 10 oz of milk chocolate he is in serious danger.

What happens if my dog ate white chocolate?

So even if your dog ate a significant amount of white chocolate, he would probably not show any signs of toxicity because the amount of theobromine in white chocolate is negligible. But the same cannot be said about dark chocolate.

### How big is Rosie the dog when she eats chocolate?

Reggie, her brother, ate the gourmet pieces that were made with 72 percent cocoa. Both dogs weigh approximately 25 pounds and were in good health when they ate the candy. When the dogs’ owner came home from work, she noticed that Rosie had a decreased appetite and mild diarrhea. Reggie was shaking and appeared extremely agitated.

What’s the average weight of a white chocolate dog?

Example weights: An average Chihuahua is 5lbs or 2.2kgs. Labs are typically 70 lbs or 32 kgs. Your average Newfoundland is 150 bs or 68kgs. A jack russel terrier is about 15lbs or 6.8kgs. American Cocker Spaniels are usually around 27lbs or 12.2kgs White chocolate has so little theobromine (.25 mg/kg) that it’s not even worth calculating.

What happens if your dog eats white chocolate?

Can dogs eat white chocolate? It’s highly unlikely your dog will suffer poisoning from eating white chocolate, as it’s unlikely to contain enough toxic theobromine. This is the case for all white chocolate products, including those which claim to contain cocoa solids.

Reggie, her brother, ate the gourmet pieces that were made with 72 percent cocoa. Both dogs weigh approximately 25 pounds and were in good health when they ate the candy. When the dogs’ owner came home from work, she noticed that Rosie had a decreased appetite and mild diarrhea. Reggie was shaking and appeared extremely agitated.

#### How much chocolate cake can a dog eat?

Per Pets.WebMD, one ounce of milk chocolate per pound of body weight can be lethal. Rodrigo weighed 70 pounds back then (he weighs 53 pounds now – yikes, he was fat). And he ate what amounts to a cup (or 8 ounces) of chocolate cake. He would have needed to consume 8x what he ate for there to be a problem. Whew!

How much chocolate can kill a 22 pound dog?

Whew! The article I found went on to say that 20 ounces of milk chocolate, 10 ounces of semi-sweet chocolate, and 2.25 ounces of baking chocolate can potentially kill a 22 pound dog. Rodrigo was fine. The above Chocolate Toxicity Calculator is provided for informationational purposes only.