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Articles by Ahna Brutlag, DVM, MS

Ahna Brutlag, DVM, MS


Dr. Ahna Brutlag is the assistant director of veterinary services with SafetyCall® International and Pet Poison Helpline.

Pet Poison Helpline, an animal poison control center based out of Minneapolis, is available 24 hours, seven days a week for pet owners and veterinary professionals that require assistance treating a potentially poisoned pet. The staff provides treatment advice for poisoning cases of all species, including dogs, cats, birds, small mammals, large animals and exotic species. As the most cost-effective option for animal poison control care, Pet Poison Helplines fee of $39 per incident includes follow-up consultation for the duration of the poison case. Pet Poison Helpline is available in North America by calling 800-213-6680. Additional information can be found online at www.petpoisonhelpline.com.

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8 substances that can result in toxicoses in certain species
March 12, 2013

Some toxins are specific to cats, dogs, horses, and ruminants. We'll break down these eight for you in an easy-to-remember list.

7 common Valentine's Day toxins for pets
February 2, 2012

Love isn't the only thing in the air this time of year. Warn veterinary clients about these toxic treats and protect their four-legged loved ones.

Myth-busting quiz: Spot the real holiday hazards
December 16, 2010

Not all holiday goodies are bad for pets. Take this quiz to find out which items do and don't pose a poisonous threat to pets this time of year.

Rodenticides: Top 4 ingredients that kill pets
November 2, 2010

Veterinary practices commonly see poisonings in large and small animals due to rodenticide ingestion.

4 Independence Day dangers for pets
June 24, 2010

Loud noises aren't the only worry pets face on July Fourth. To help clients keep pets safe, be familiar with the signs and treatments for these four threats.

4 Independence Day dangers for pets
June 24, 2010

Independence Day dangers: Hot weather and heat stroke

4 Independence Day dangers for pets
June 24, 2010

Loud noises aren't the only worry pets face on July Fourth. To help clients keep pets safe, be familiar with the signs and treatments for these four threats.

4 Independence Day dangers for pets
June 24, 2010

Independence Day dangers: Picnic foods

People food toxic to pets: Chocolate
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People food toxic to pets: Chocolate

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