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Strychnine

Severity scale:
Caution
This toxin is considered to be a moderate risk. However, your pet's medical history, age, weight, and breed could put him/her at higher risk. It is advised that you contact whiskerDocs or your primary veterinarian for further guidance about any steps you may need to take to ensure your pet's safety. If you choose to, you may monitor your pet closely, but the onset or worsening of any of the below symptoms warrants a trip to the emergency room.

No one wants to live with mice or rats but, at what cost are you willing to get rid of them? Mouse and rat baits around the house can be a lethal find for your furry friend.This chemical causes the blood to stop clotting and therefore the animals will bleed out internally. Seek veterinary care immediately.

Toxic to: 
Dogs and Cats
Brand names: 
Mold/gopher killer, rat poison
Symptoms: 
Anxiety, stiff muscles, tremors, seizures, increased respiratory rate, trouble breathing, dark colored urine, and strained facial expression.
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