The ASPCA believes animals in shelters must routinely receive necessary and appropriate care. Our shelter medicine experts, Animal Poison Control Center staff and network of shelter partners provide expertise on disease management, intake and poison control to help you keep the animals in your care healthy.
Dangers and Treatments for Household Battery Ingestion
Batteries are common household items that can cause serious problems when ingested or chewed on. The Animal Poison Control Center explains what you need to know
Video: How To Deep Clean Cat Kennels
Deep cleaning is necessary to prepare the kennel for a new cat. Watch the video and download the step-by-step instructions.
Understanding and Treating Laundry Detergent Ingestion
This article looks at the danger of detergent ingestion, especially detergent “pods” and what treatments are indicated.
Decoding Spay/Neuter Research, Part 2
Dr. Spain shares 3 questions to ask if you see a new study claiming to find health risks or benefits of neutering in dogs