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