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Wednesday: July 21, 2010

LIVELINES: PET CALLS

Whether you have a professional come out, or you do it yourself and try to protect your home and keep it free of rodents, make sure you are not putting your pet in danger.

Dr. Randy Hammon from Northgate Animal Hospital was our guest this morning.

Dr. Hammon says he has seen several cases of animals being poisoned by accident.

He talked about the following issues when it comes to Phosphine Poisoning..

-zinc Phosphide is a common component of rodenticides

-clinical signs of phosphine poisoning

-if a pet throws up phosphide

-pet owner safety tips

-store all baits and toxin out of reach of children and animals

NORTHGATE ANIMAL HOSPITAL

423.875.9033

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