Poisonous Plants to Animals

Great Article from Cornell University

Common Cat Toxicities

Table of Contents

There are many ways that our feline companions get poisoned. Sometimes by accident, and other times by well-meaning adults. Regardless, the most important things to know are what are the signs and what to do if that situation arises.

Over the Counter Drugs:

The use and variety of analgesic drugs has greatly increased in both human and veterinary medicine. This has resulted in an increase in acute toxicoses in pets. Generally, overdoses of over the counter drugs happen either accidentally or may be due to excessive administration by a well-meaning owner.  The rest of the article here http://www.ansci.cornell.edu/plants/toxcat/toxcat.html

Trisha Stetzel, Owner

Fetch! Pet Care of Clear Lake

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