Carduran Good Puggle care is about making sure your home is a safe and happy environment for your dog. Carduran Dogs have a naturally curious and mischievous nature. Carduran In other words, carduran they will get into anything and everything if given half the chance. Carduran 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, carduran and will be very appealing to him/her. Carduran Although vital to your vehicle in the winter, carduran antifreeze is incredibly poisonous to dogs and can kill them. Carduran Signs to watch for in your dog include: vomiting, carduran lethargy, carduran stumbling and seizures. Carduran Should you suspect that your dog has ingested antifreeze call your vet immediately.

Carduran 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. Carduran Signs of bleach poisoning including vomiting, carduran excessive drooling, carduran and stomach pain. Carduran If you suspect or know your dog has ingested bleach, carduran as part of your Puggle care you should not induce vomiting – call the vet immediately.

Carduran Store bleach in a locked cupboard or high shelf for safety.

  • Chocolate – Chocolate is toxic to dogs because it contains obromine. Carduran Chocolate can kill dogs if ingested in small or large amounts. Carduran Symptoms of chocolate poisoning include diarrhea, carduran vomiting, carduran excessive urination and activity, carduran and can lead to seizures. Carduran Call your vet immediately if you suspect your Puggle has ingested chocolate.

Carduran Make sure chocolate candies are where your dog can’t reach them, carduran 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. Carduran You are responsible for Puggle care and, carduran therefore, carduran need to ensure that fabric softener, carduran clothing and dish detergent, carduran bathroom cleaners, carduran etc. Carduran are kept in a safe place far from your dog’s reach. Carduran The following are the signs and symptoms that may occur if your dog is suffering from chemical poisoning: Excessive drooling, carduran vomiting, carduran lethargy, carduran muscle weakness, carduran mouth burns, carduran and even a coma. Carduran 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. Carduran Excessive drooling, carduran vomiting and lethargy are the common symptoms exhibited by dogs that have been poisoned by fruit pits and/or seeds. Carduran Your dog should be taken to the Vet right away.

Carduran Do not leave the garbage lying around where your dog can get at it, carduran 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. Carduran Some toxic plants include aloe, carduran ferns, carduran lilies and ivy. Carduran If your dog has ingested a toxic plant, carduran the following are symptoms to watch for: vomiting and a stimulated nervous system. Carduran Be sure to contact your Vet right away.

Carduran Make sure you find out if your plants are harmful to your pet. Carduran Keep those that are not out of his/her reach. Carduran However, carduran if you do have plants that are toxic to dogs, carduran the best Puggle care you can employ is to rid your house of such plants.

  • Mothballs – Moth balls are pure poison to dogs. Carduran This shouldn’t surprise you considering the fact that moth balls contain insecticide. Carduran A dog that ingests a moth ball will likely have symptoms of vomiting and seizures. Carduran Your dog needs immediate veterinary care if you suspect or saw him/her ingest a moth ball. Carduran Do not induce vomiting and rush them to the Vet right away as moth balls can result in liver failure.

Carduran If you use moth balls, carduran get rid of them for your dog’s safety.

  • MouthwashThe product you love that gives you minty fresh breath doesn’t provide your dog with the same benefits. Carduran Most mouthwashes actually have an ingredient known as boric acid in them. Carduran Boric acid is extremely toxic to dogs and when ingested, carduran leads to symptoms including excessive drooling, carduran vomiting, carduran seizures and coma. Carduran Your dog should be taken to his/her Vet right away if you suspect or know that this poisoning has occurring. Carduran Note: Boric acid can also be found in denture cleaner and contact lens solution.  

Carduran Keep mouthwash and other Boric acid items out of reach for best Puggle care.

  • Tylenol – Tylenol (acetaminophen) can be quite deadly to dogs. Carduran This drug is particularly toxic to dogs because canines do not have the necessary liver enzymes to break it down. Carduran Symptoms of Tylenol toxicity including: excessive drooling, carduran lethargy and stomach pain. Carduran Call your Vet right away.

Carduran Keep Tylenol and all medication in a proper medicine cabinet well out of your dog’s reach. Carduran

  • Watch batteries – It only takes 12 hours for an ingested watch battery to kill your dog. Carduran Swallowing a watch battery can result in a fatal stomach ulceration. Carduran Any alkaline battery produces this same effect and symptoms include: excessive drooling, carduran loss of appetite, carduran lethargy and vomiting. Carduran See your vet for immediate Puggle care if you suspect your dog has swallowed a battery.

Carduran Keep all batteries in a safe, carduran secure location far from the reach of your Puggle.