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Zinc

Severity scale:

"Find a penny pick it up, save a kitten or a pup". Also look for this mineral in jewelry, zippers, nuts and bolts. If the pet has swallowed a penny, mild GI concerns can be seen. If a pet eats large amounts of this mineral, please seek veterinary care right away.

Toxic to: 
Dogs and Cats
Pennies, nuts, bolts, staples, nails, board game pieces, zippers and jewelry
Symptoms: 
Lack of appetite, vomiting, diarrhea, lethargy, depression, dark colored urine, yellowing of the skin and eyes, orange colored feces.
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