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.
Treating Snake Bites in Pets
Learn about the 4 venomous snakes in the US and the factors that contribute to whether a dog or cat will survive a snakebite, including the location of the bite, the type of snake, the size of the pet, and the length of time before they get medical treatment.
Foster Kitten Supply Wish Lists and Checklists
Use a sample wish list and checklist to gather needed supplies for foster kittens.
Top 10 Pet Toxins of 2020
Find out which toxins besides chocolate resulted in the most calls to the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center.
ASPCA Opens Brooklyn Community Veterinary Center
Learn about the ASPCA’s most recent program providing access to veterinary care in Brooklyn.