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Prevent Foxtail injuries to Your Dog

Prevent  Foxtail injuries to Your Dog
July 19, 2022

Foxtail Plants: How to Find Them on Dogs and Why They're So Dangerous.

Flourishing in the summer months, the seeds from these annoying weeds are designed to burrow into the ground. If they attach to your pet’s coat and burrow into the skin, this can lead to pain, infection, and sometimes more serious issues. Foxtails can also be inhaled, lodged in the ears, swallowed, and embedded in the paws.

Luckily, there are things you can do to try to keep your dog safe from the dangers of foxtails. Here’s a breakdown of what the foxtail plant is and why it’s dangerous for your dog. For more infromation click here.