First Aid 101

If you suspect your dog or cat has been poisoned contact your vet, the Pet Poison Helpline at 1-800-213-6680, or the ASPCA’s Animal Poison Control Center at 1-888-426-4435, immediately. Pet Poison Hotline charges $39 per call/incident and Animal Poison Control Center charges $65 per call/incident, and the fees include unlimited follow-up consultations. Pet Poison Helpline has an iPhone application, “Pet Poison Help” for $1.99, listing a database of over 200 poisons dangerous to cats and dogs.

For additional information on pet first aid and CPR tips, visit the links below: