McDonald's ice cream does not contain sweetener that harms dogs

Updated on 27/04/2022 at 00:10

Facebook posts claim that McDonald’s ice cream contains xylitol, a sweetener that is toxic to dogs. But the claim -- which spread online in April 2022 as temperatures rose in the United States -- is false; McDonald’s says xylitol is not an ingredient in its ice cream, and nutritional information for the company's desserts confirms this.