January 10, 2016
You love your dog; he’s a part of your family. That’s why it can be so difficult to think clearly and rationally when something bad happens to him.
You want to jump in and save him, but do you know what to do?
From what to keep in a first aid kit to doggy CPR, here’s what you need to know to create a pet safety net.
What to do when your dog eats something toxic
It’s common knowledge that chocolate can be deadly to dogs, but did you know that onions can be just as deadly? A quarter cup of onion is enough to make a 20-pound dog sick.
In the event that your dog eats either of these potentially fatal foods, you should call your vet immediately. If your vet approves, it may be a good idea to give your dog a small amount of hydrogen peroxide to induce vomiting. However, do not do this without contacting your vet first.
Alternatively, administering a small amount of activated charcoal can also counteract the the harmful food.
However, it’s not just human food products that … Read Entire Post