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.
ASPCA Rehab Center Grad Sweetie Gets a Home
Sweetie, the first graduate of the ASPCA Behavioral Rehabilitation Center's new campus, is home at last.
Comprehensive Reference Book: Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff
This must-have shelter medicine resource includes information on management, animal husbandry, veterinary care, disease prevention and behavior.
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!”
Definition and History of Pediatric Spay/Neuter
Read about the history of spay/neuter in general, and the definition of pediatric S/N.
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.