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