Author: Kowsalya

Victoria has certainly over-represented in this draw! A huge thanks to all of those pet owners that have donated to the Animal Poisons Helpline over the past three months. Your donations ensure that we can continue to assist poisoned animals....

Paracetamol is commonly used in humans to treat pain and fever and is available in a variety of preparations including tablets, oral liquids and suppositories. It may also be found combined with other medications such as ibuprofen, pseudoephedrine, caffeine, codeine and tramadol....

Ionophores are a class of antibiotic-like compounds that are used in the beef and poultry industries to control coccidiosis (an intestinal parasitic disease), decrease the incidence of bloat and improve weight gain in cattle. Ionophores currently used in Australia and New Zealand...