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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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