January 13, 2016

What’s the Top Pet Toxin in Your State? The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center Shares its Most Frequent Call Topics

What’s the Top Pet Toxin in Your State? The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center Shares its Most Frequent Call Topics

Each year, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) fields hundreds of thousands of calls about pets who get into something they shouldn’t. APCC experts have noticed trends across the United States, and recognized that pets in certain regions are more likely to ingest certain potentially poisonous substances. What is your state’s top toxin? Find out in the map below!

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To find out more about ways to protect your pets from toxic substances, please visit our Animal Poison Control section.

APCC is your best resource for any animal poison-related emergency—24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you think that your pet may have ingested a potentially poisonous substance, call your veterinarian or the ASPCA Poison Control Center at (888) 426-4435 immediately.