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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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