Can You Give a Dog Tylenol? 5 Canine Pain Relief Options

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Can I give my dog Tylenol?

Tylenol can cause anemia, bleeding disorders, and even multi-organ failure if given at the wrong dose.

What harm can Tylenol cause to my dog?

What symptoms might I see if my dog has accidentally eaten Tylenol?

What should I do if I think my dog might have eaten Tylenol?

How can I stop my dog from accidentally eating Tylenol or my other medications?

If dogs have accidentally eaten some Tylenol, they will likely be depressed and lethargic and may show signs of tummy pain.

What are the other pain relief options for dogs?


Dr. Hannah Godfrey MRCVS graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in 2011. Although she initially worked in mixed practice treating all species, she found a love for small animal work and has worked exclusively with dogs and cats since 2014. She lives in Wales with her partner, son, and two cats (named Poppy and Ashton Kutcher), and writes comedy fiction in her spare time.

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