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