Tag: blue green algae

Tabatha Regehr, DVM Associate Veterinarian Pet Poison Helpline In recent weeks news agencies have reported deaths of dogs that had been swimming, drinking, or walking near the water’s edge of ponds or lakes containing blue green algae. Each of these dog’s died within hour of being in or near the water. Most people are unaware…

Julie Rodger, CVT Veterinary Information Specialist Pet Poison Helpline Warmer weather is finally here! This weather has us opening our windows, going outside more, and possibly traveling with our pets. It is important to keep our pets in mind and be on the lookout for certain warm weather dangers. Heat and Humidity: If you see…