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