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.
Two-Page Guide on Shelter Infection Control
This guide on shelter infection control explains how disease is spread, who will get sick, and the best steps to keep your population healthy.
Paintball Ingestions and Treatment Options
Paintball ingestions are becoming more common, so make sure you know what to watch for and the correct treatment plan for affected animals.
Top Tips About Avian Toxicities
This article contains top tips about avian toxicities and veterinary care.
Top 10 Animal Toxins of 2018
What toxins did pets come into contact with most in 2018? Check out the top 10 list released by the ASPCA’s Animal Poison Control Center.