Aciphex Good Puggle care is about making sure your home is a safe and happy environment for your dog. Aciphex Dogs have a naturally curious and mischievous nature. Aciphex In other words, aciphex they will get into anything and everything if given half the chance. Aciphex The following are 10 items that you may have around your home which are hazardous to your dog’s health –
- Antifreeze – Antifreeze tastes like a sweet treat to your dog, aciphex and will be very appealing to him/her. Aciphex Although vital to your vehicle in the winter, aciphex antifreeze is incredibly poisonous to dogs and can kill them. Aciphex Signs to watch for in your dog include: vomiting, aciphex lethargy, aciphex stumbling and seizures. Aciphex Should you suspect that your dog has ingested antifreeze call your vet immediately.
Aciphex Make sure you store antifreeze on a high shelf or in a locked cupboard to avoid spills or the chance of your dog getting into it.
- Bleach – Household bleach is extremely toxic to dogs and can lead to death if ingested. Aciphex Signs of bleach poisoning including vomiting, aciphex excessive drooling, aciphex and stomach pain. Aciphex If you suspect or know your dog has ingested bleach, aciphex as part of your Puggle care you should not induce vomiting – call the vet immediately.
Aciphex Store bleach in a locked cupboard or high shelf for safety.
- Chocolate – Chocolate is toxic to dogs because it contains obromine. Aciphex Chocolate can kill dogs if ingested in small or large amounts. Aciphex Symptoms of chocolate poisoning include diarrhea, aciphex vomiting, aciphex excessive urination and activity, aciphex and can lead to seizures. Aciphex Call your vet immediately if you suspect your Puggle has ingested chocolate.
Aciphex Make sure chocolate candies are where your dog can’t reach them, aciphex especially when you have guests over for the holidays.
- Detergent – There are a variety of household detergents and other chemicals that are incredibly toxic to dogs. Aciphex You are responsible for Puggle care and, aciphex therefore, aciphex need to ensure that fabric softener, aciphex clothing and dish detergent, aciphex bathroom cleaners, aciphex etc. Aciphex are kept in a safe place far from your dog’s reach. Aciphex The following are the signs and symptoms that may occur if your dog is suffering from chemical poisoning: Excessive drooling, aciphex vomiting, aciphex lethargy, aciphex muscle weakness, aciphex mouth burns, aciphex and even a coma. Aciphex Contact your Vet right away and do not induce vomiting.
- Fruit pits and seeds – The pits and seeds of most fruits are actually toxic to dogs. Aciphex Excessive drooling, aciphex vomiting and lethargy are the common symptoms exhibited by dogs that have been poisoned by fruit pits and/or seeds. Aciphex Your dog should be taken to the Vet right away.
Aciphex Do not leave the garbage lying around where your dog can get at it, aciphex and keep fruit out of your dog’s reach.
- House plants – Many of the lovely plants you have in your home can actually be deadly to your dog. Aciphex Some toxic plants include aloe, aciphex ferns, aciphex lilies and ivy. Aciphex If your dog has ingested a toxic plant, aciphex the following are symptoms to watch for: vomiting and a stimulated nervous system. Aciphex Be sure to contact your Vet right away.
Aciphex Make sure you find out if your plants are harmful to your pet. Aciphex Keep those that are not out of his/her reach. Aciphex However, aciphex if you do have plants that are toxic to dogs, aciphex the best Puggle care you can employ is to rid your house of such plants.
- Mothballs – Moth balls are pure poison to dogs. Aciphex This shouldn’t surprise you considering the fact that moth balls contain insecticide. Aciphex A dog that ingests a moth ball will likely have symptoms of vomiting and seizures. Aciphex Your dog needs immediate veterinary care if you suspect or saw him/her ingest a moth ball. Aciphex Do not induce vomiting and rush them to the Vet right away as moth balls can result in liver failure.
Aciphex If you use moth balls, aciphex get rid of them for your dog’s safety.
- Mouthwash– The product you love that gives you minty fresh breath doesn’t provide your dog with the same benefits. Aciphex Most mouthwashes actually have an ingredient known as boric acid in them. Aciphex Boric acid is extremely toxic to dogs and when ingested, aciphex leads to symptoms including excessive drooling, aciphex vomiting, aciphex seizures and coma. Aciphex Your dog should be taken to his/her Vet right away if you suspect or know that this poisoning has occurring. Aciphex Note: Boric acid can also be found in denture cleaner and contact lens solution.
Aciphex Keep mouthwash and other Boric acid items out of reach for best Puggle care.
- Tylenol – Tylenol (acetaminophen) can be quite deadly to dogs. Aciphex This drug is particularly toxic to dogs because canines do not have the necessary liver enzymes to break it down. Aciphex Symptoms of Tylenol toxicity including: excessive drooling, aciphex lethargy and stomach pain. Aciphex Call your Vet right away.
Aciphex Keep Tylenol and all medication in a proper medicine cabinet well out of your dog’s reach. Aciphex
- Watch batteries – It only takes 12 hours for an ingested watch battery to kill your dog. Aciphex Swallowing a watch battery can result in a fatal stomach ulceration. Aciphex Any alkaline battery produces this same effect and symptoms include: excessive drooling, aciphex loss of appetite, aciphex lethargy and vomiting. Aciphex See your vet for immediate Puggle care if you suspect your dog has swallowed a battery.
Aciphex Keep all batteries in a safe, aciphex secure location far from the reach of your Puggle.