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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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