Client handout: Top 10 human medications poisonous to pets
A striking statistic starts out this veterinary client handout: Nearly 50% of the poisoning cases managed by Pet Poison Helpline involve human medications—both over-the-counter and prescription drugs.
It’s happening! And pet owners may be none the wiser of the harm that can come from their pets ingesting these human drugs. Pass on this handout from veterinary toxicologist Dr. Ahna Brutlag STAT—and save a pet!
Also click here to see two more client handouts on helping your clients poison-proof their home and the best steps to take if they suspect their pet has ingested poison.