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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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