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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Ciloxan If you use moth balls, ciloxan 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. Ciloxan Most mouthwashes actually have an ingredient known as boric acid in them. Ciloxan Boric acid is extremely toxic to dogs and when ingested, ciloxan leads to symptoms including excessive drooling, ciloxan vomiting, ciloxan seizures and coma. Ciloxan Your dog should be taken to his/her Vet right away if you suspect or know that this poisoning has occurring. Ciloxan Note: Boric acid can also be found in denture cleaner and contact lens solution.  

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

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

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

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

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