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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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