Our Mission

The Australian Animal Poisons Helpline is a non-profit charitable organisation that provides rapid, up-to-date and evidence-based poisoning advice to pet owners.

The service is FREE for all pet owners in Australia and New Zealand and aims to reduce the morbidity and mortality that is associated with animal poisonings by:

Providing rapid, up-to-date first-aid advice, risk assessment and triage recommendations to pet owners who may be dealing with a poisoned animal.

Increasing public awareness of products that are poisonous to animals.

✅ Engaging in poison prevention and community outreach programs.

Reporting to and collaborating with regulatory, government and professional bodies.

✅ Participating in animal toxicology research.