The ASPCA believes animals in shelters must routinely receive necessary and appropriate care. Our shelter medicine experts, Animal Poison Control Center staff and network of shelter partners provide expertise on disease management, intake and poison control to help you keep the animals in your care healthy.
How to Treat Albuterol Ingestion
Albuterol, an asthma treatment, is a common toxic ingestion. The Animal Poison Control Center explains the best treatments for pets who've been exposed to it.
Getting Rid of Fleas on Kittens and Puppies
Flea prevention for young puppies and kittens can be especially tricky, so here are some tips from the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center to make it easier.
2017 Top Toxins State by State
In your state, what toxin generated the most calls to the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center? Compare your guess with the state-by-state list.
Decoding Spay/Neuter Research, Part 2
Dr. Spain shares 3 questions to ask if you see a new study claiming to find health risks or benefits of neutering in dogs