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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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