Poisons

Cats and Essential Oils

Our beloved feline companions are very different from most of the other animals under our care. In particular they metabolize …

Lilies and Cats – Be Aware of These Poisonous Plants in Our Furry Felines

Easter is just around the corner in many parts of the world. With this holiday comes a bounty of delectable …

Welcoming Happy Hoppers into your Home

Rabbits are masters at wrapping us around their little bunny paws. Yet, as adorable, cuddly, smart and entertaining little creatures …

Tick & Flea Prevention in Cats

As with dogs, ticks and fleas in cats are a huge irritant and if left untreated, can cause serious diseases. …

Sidestepping the Perils of your Garden Plants

There is a surprisingly large number of plant species that render themselves poisonous to our furry companions. Although some are …

Hazardous Foods for Cats and Dogs

You may think you’re doing your furry friend a service by feeding them titbits here and there but now’s the …

Poisoned syringes fired at pet dogs for China meat trade

Shanghai – Poisoned syringes that could be fired at dogs on the street to kill them instantly were sold by …

Making ‘Scents’ of Essential Oils and Cats

The alluring fragrance that essential oils emit in our homes cannot be disputed, however they aren’t as compelling or harmless …

Potpourri hazards in cats

Liquid potpourris are popular household fragrances, especially during the holiday season. But many people don’t know that these products can …