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Anaphylactic Shock

Anaphylactic shock is an immediate, serious allergic reaction. The most common drug allergen that causes anaphylactic shock is penicillin. The venom in the...

Chest Injuries

A chest injury is always painful, and dogs and cats may struggle to breathe. A hard blow to the chest can bruise the lungs or heart, which will also interf...

Electrical Shock

Electrical shock (electrocution) can occur when dogs bit electrical cords or come into contact with downed wires. Electrical shock is common in puppies, si...

Gunshot Wounds

Pets get shot more frequently in rural communities, particularly during hunting season. More often, dogs and cats injured by guns are shot intentionally, e...

Hypothermia

Dogs and cats don't get dangerously cold very often because they have a strong shiver reflex. Shivering increases the body's metabolism and generates heat....

Poisoning, Chemical

Corrosive Household Products - Corrosive and caustic chemicals (acids and alkalis) are found in household cleaners, toilet bowl cleaners, dishwasher deterg...

Poisoning, General

Pets can poison themselves by swallowing something that tastes good to them such as chocolate candy, rat bait, antifreeze (which has a sweet flavor), or po...

Poisoning, Plant

Eating plants and vegetation is not a common cause of poisoning in dogs, but does occur. Puppies going through the chewing stage are more likely to ingest ...

Shock

Shock is a life threatening condition that occurs when the body doesn't get enough oxygen. Adequate blood flow requires effective heart pumping, open, inta...

Strangulation

Strangulation happens most often to dogs because they are leashed or ties more often than cats. It takes only a few minutes for strangulation to kill your ...