Can you use Baby Orajel on teething puppies?

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If you don't want to apply Orajel to your dog's gums, try some other alternatives like clove oil.

This is something humans use which can also be applied on dogs.

If you have a teething puppy who seems uncomfortable, get some gum massagers or teething toys (like Chilly Bone).

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And it's also true that vets commonly use Benzocaine (the active ingredient in Orajel).

While rare, human-grade versions have caused serious side effects in some animals.

Orajel is not recommended for puppies or small breeds.

And all dogs should be prevented from ingesting it.

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Teething Remedies for Puppies.

You can take steps to alleviate his pain and reduce the risk of your puppy chewing up valuable items while he's Teething.

Provide your puppy with acceptable items on which to chew.

While the new teeth are putting pressure on a puppy's gums, chewing is a natural reaction.

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And it's also true that vets commonly use Benzocaine (the active ingredient in Orajel).

While rare, human-grade versions have caused serious side effects in some animals.

Orajel is not recommended for puppies or small breeds.

And all dogs should be prevented from ingesting it.

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If there are no other issues other than teething, you can go ahead and give 1 baby aspirin every 12 hours for pain relief.

give it with food, and If it causes any stomach upset (vomiting), diarrhea or loss of appetite, do not continue to give it.

Continue with the frozen cloths.

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By soothing sore, irritated gums, VetIQ's Teething Gel helps reduce the amount of chewing a puppy may need to do to ease the pain during teething.

VetIQ's Teething Gel contains no added sugar, no artificial colours, flavours or artificial sweeteners, yet it is tasty enough that your puppy will find it irresistible.

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Although human babies benefit from applying Anbesol or Orajel on their gums, this is not recommended for puppies.

The best way to ease the process of puppy teething is to give them chew toys especially meant to soothe this stage of pain and discomfort.

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Although human babies benefit from applying Anbesol or Orajel on their gums, this is not recommended for puppies.

The best way to ease the process of puppy teething is to give them chew toys especially meant to soothe this stage of pain and discomfort.

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