Toxicology | Veterinary Medicine

Toxicology

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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2016
Hospitalization and continued monitoring are recommended, even if a patient presents as euglycemic after ingestion.
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Pet Poison Helpline: Oct 20, 2015
Various mushroom species can cause adverse effects in small animals—some self-limiting, and others deadly.
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ASPCA APCC: Oct 14, 2015
At one time, veterinary spot-on topical fipronil formulations for dogs and cats were recommended for extralabel use in rabbits, but no more. Exposure to these products can cause life-threatening signs in rabbits.
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ASPCA APCC: Aug 01, 2015
Cats are more sensitive to the toxic properties of onions than other species are. Find out what you should do if an exposed cat is presented to your clinic.
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dvm360.com: Jul 17, 2015
Dogs love peanut butter treats, but pet owners should be wary of ingredients.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 15, 2015
Natural sweetener known to cause hypoglycemia and hepatic necrosis in dogs.
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ASPCA APCC: May 27, 2015
Whether exposed due to an outdated therapeutic recommendation or a client attempting at-home treatment, your veterinary patients receiving these enemas need immediate attention.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 21, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Three cats have died, others sickened after owners applied cream or lotion containing the anti-inflammatory drug.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 14, 2015
Hear all about intravenous lipid emulsion, marijuana in pets and the right way to induce vomiting.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 14, 2015
The answer is still up in the air, says veterinary toxicologist Dr. Justine Lee.
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Pet Poison Helpline: Apr 02, 2015
A new educational campaign designed for pet owners and veterinary professionals.
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ASPCA APCC: Mar 18, 2015
Because of environmental changes the domain of these giant toads is expanding, so make sure you're ready to recognize and handle these toxic cases.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 10, 2015
Every second counts when treating poisoned patients. For most substances, there is only a narrow time frame in which decontamination can be effectively and safely performed. Here are 8 questions to consider before inducing vomiting on the poisoned pet.
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ASPCA APCC: Mar 01, 2015
Calming a pit bull's racing heart after exposure to this bronchodilator.
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ASPCA APCC: Feb 09, 2015
This drug is used in people to treat bipolar disorder and partial or generalized seizures but can have several adverse effects in pets.