Cat Poisoning & Toxins

There are many surprising toxins that can be very harmful for cats and kittens. Avoid an absolute cat-astrophe by equipping yourself with the information you need to spot causes and symptoms of cat poisoning.

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How to Treat a Cat Snakebite

Cats may have nine lives, but snakebites should still be taken seriously!

These Were the ASPCA’s Top 10 Pet Toxins for Cats and Dogs in 2020

Accidental pet poisonings happen every day, and the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center fields calls about them. We talked to an expert to find out what items are most toxic for pets and what to do to prevent poisoning in the first place.

Are Poinsettias Poisonous to Cats and Dogs?

Don't panic about poinsettias in your home this winter, but consider whether you can keep it out of reach of your curious pet before buying one.

10 Toxic Human Foods Dogs & Cats Should Never Eat

In 2018, 25 percent of the potential animal poisonings examined by the ASPCA Poison Control Center were related to food. Protect your dog's or cat's health by withholding these harmful foods and beverages.

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What to Do if You Think Your Cat’s Been Poisoned

Did your cat eat something toxic, like a houseplant, antifreeze, or other common household product? Here's how to help.