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