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