Emergency Problems and Toxicities
Chocolate contains a chemical called theobromine which is similar to caffeine.
Garlic, Onions, Leeks, Chives
Toxic to both cats and dogs
This is the most frequent intoxicant that we see. Canine patients will readily ingest baked goods, joints, or get into a stash.
Moldy Walnuts, Blue Cheese, Moldy Bread
Moldy walnuts is a common intoxicant during the moist weather months in the North Valley.
Ibuprofen is highly toxic to cats and dogs.
Raisins, Grapes, Currants
These produce an unknown toxin.
Rodenticides contain anticoagulants which inhibit blood from clotting.
This is not a true toxicity.
This is a common toxicity especially seen in the spring and summer
This is an artificial sweetener