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