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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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