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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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