The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC). aspca.org/pet-care/animal-poison-control is your best resource for any poison-related emergency—24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you think your pet may have ingested a poisonous substance, call (888) 426-4435. A $65 consultation fee may be applied to your credit card. Poison control experts may also provide valuable information to help pet owners recognize potentially hazardous substance, including plants, human foods, human medications, and more.
Chocolate Toxicity Meter petmd.com/dog/chocolatetoxicity Chocolate contains chemicals known as methylxanthines (specifically, caffeine and theobromine), which are highly toxic to dogs. In general, the darker and more bitter the chocolate, the greater the danger. The following link will help you calculate the risk posed to your dog after an accidental chocolate ingestion.
Pet Nutrition Guidelines The following sites contain information about pet food recalls as well as tools to help you choose the right food for your pet.
The Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) is an association of local, state, and federal agencies charged with the regulation of pet foods and animal drug remedies. This website offers practical guidance about pet food.
FDA.org, this link from the FDA provides updated information on pet food recalls.
General Health & Wellness The following websites contain useful information about your pet’s health, including dental care, behavior, general health, and common diseases.
Founded in 1991, the Veterinary Information Network, Inc. (VIN) is the veterinary profession’s premiere online resource, providing doctors, students, and other members of the industry with the tools they need to address the demands of a modern veterinary practice. VIN extends its commitment to the well-being of companion animals by providing the finest in online pet health information on its client education website.
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