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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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