Millions have seen the social media video “RAT on the New York subway!”, and perhaps some viewers are clients of yours. Do you have information that you can share with your clients regarding their questions on rodents, rodent control, and rodenticide toxicoses? If not, the AVMA has the developed the following public resources.
- What to Do if Your Pet has Ingested a Rodenticide
- Protect your family, pets, and livestock from rodents and rodenticides
In addition, the AVMA has developed the members-only page on “Rodenticides: Clinical Aspects” that compiles specific information, including a referenced summary chart comparing various rodenticides, for your veterinary team. Also, check out the AVMA’s policy on Integrated Pest Management.