5-HTP and Pets: A Potentially Lethal Combination
5-HTP is popularly used for appetite suppression, mood enhancement and relieving insomnia. But when pets get into supplements, serious problems can occur.
Aldicarb Toxicity & Treatment
Read about treatment options for Aldicarb, or Tres Pasitos, a highly dangerous "hot" carbamate pesticide that can make pets very ill.
Debunking Internet Myths & Rumors About Pet Toxins
Be sure you know answers about these common tox myths for the next time a client says “But I read it online!”
Dextromethorphan Ingestion in Pets
Dextromethorphan is a common ingredient in over-the-counter cold, congestion, and flu medications, and pets who ingest it may need veterinary care.
Ecstasy Toxicosis in Animals
Since Ecstasy contains multiple ingredients, pets exposed to the drug will need treatment for both amphetamine and caffeine exposure.
Five Treatment Elements for Fluorouracil Cream Exposure
Learn the five things to know when treating for Fluorouracil exposures.
Hallucinogenic Mushroom Toxicosis in Animals
“Magic” mushroom exposure in dogs can produce vocalization, mydriasis, ataxia, tachycardia, disorientation, hyperthermia and anxiety.
How to Treat Life-Threatening Lamotrigine Ingestion in Pets
Lamotrigine is an anticonvulsant used in human medicine, but in companion animals it can cause seizures and severe cardiac arrhythmias.
Oleander: Beautiful but Deadly to Pets
Attractive oleander, which is commonly grown in southern and western parts of the country, is very poisonous plant for many animals.