Protecting pets from potential poisons Your pet depends on you. Bloomington, IL, 16 March 2018 | 03:17 PM America/Chicago Protect your pet from potential poisons Many commons items in and around your home could be harmful to pets Our pets depend on us to protect and provide for them. One way to do this is to avoid feeding harmful foods and not allowing access to items in your home, yard and garage that could threaten their safety. For a full list of what could be dangerous for your pet to consume, visit the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). Pin It Click to enlarge image Household hazards to pets Protect your pet from hazards in your home. Outdoor hazards to pets Be aware of items in your garage and yard that could be harmful to pets. Call your pets vet! What to do if your pet has eaten something poisonous.