How much snail bait will kill a dog?
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Beside this, what does snail bait do to dogs?
Snail bait is highly toxic and even small amounts are enough to cause poisoning in dogs: less than a teaspoon per 10 pounds of body weight can cause life-threatening clinical signs in your pet. Snail bait can hurt dogs and can be fatal.
Secondly, what do I do if my dog eats a snail? If you spot slugs and snails in your garden or local park, be extra vigilant when out walking your dog. Always pick up and safely dispose of your dog's faeces, and consult your vet as soon as possible if your dog becomes unwell.
One may also ask, is snail bait harmful to dogs?
Snail bait represents a major risk for dogs and cats and is a more common source of poisoning than you may expect. Unfortunately, this also makes the bait highly attractive for our dogs and cats. Ingestion of even small quantities can be fatal.
How long does snail bait stay active?
If that is not an option, the bait can be tilled into the soil, and the soil repeatedly watered. The toxicologist estimated that with this method the yard should be safe for dogs in about 40 days. That's right: 40 days. Snail bait is horrible stuff.