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