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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
URBANA, ILL.—Open medications and household pesticides remain the most-common reasons for pet bird poisonings, according to a report from the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2004
Last summer, an epizootic of paraquat poisoning caused the deaths of at least seven dogs in Portland, Ore. This epizootic is evidence that this type of poisoning remains a current problem in companion-animal practice in North America.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2004
Cleveland -The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals' (ASPCA) Animal Poison Control Center rebuts rumors that Swiffer WetJet is toxic to pets that come in contact with recently cleaned floors.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2004
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug derived from propionic acid, ibuprofen has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic effects.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: May 01, 2004
Baclofen is a centrally acting skeletal muscle relaxant.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2003

The most common toxicity presenting at our referral center is pyrethroid exposure in felines.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Charleston, S.C. - Bald eagles feeding on euthanized pets and strays that are legally disposed in landfills are becoming sick and dying in South Carolina.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2002

Cleveland-Dr. Jeff Hall's sobriety is 15 years old.

Yet the 49-year-old vividly recalls the day that began his life as a drug addict and eventually ended his career as a practitioner.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Madison, N.J.-

To coincide with the month of March being designated as National Poison Control Month, St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center has opened the phone lines to assist owners when pets ingest toxic substances.

Apr 01, 2001
By dvm360.com staff

Gainesville, Fla.-The University of Florida (UF) is offering a "first-of-its-kind", distance learning program in forensic toxicology.