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What is Poisoning Due to Ingesting Rat Poison?

There are three most common types of rat poisons that are toxic to dogs: cholecalciferol, bromethalin and anticoagulant rodenticides. They are all extremely dangerous to canines and can lead to life-threatening conditions and even death.

Cholecalciferol raises the levels of calcium and phosphorus in the dog’s system, which can lead to kidney failure and death if not treated properly and promptly. Bromethalin poisoning causes swelling of the brain while anticoagulant rodenticides poisoning prevents the dog’s blood from clotting, which results in severe and uncontrollable bleeding. They also require immediate therapy.

Rodenticide ingestion or simply poisoning due to ingesting rat poison is a common intoxication in dogs. Signs of the intoxication and its onset may vary depending on the kind of poison and the ingested dosage. Therefore, it is critical to identify the exact type of rodenticide for the treatment of the wrong kind of intoxication may result in the death of the canine.

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Symptoms of Poisoning Due to Ingesting Rat Poison in Dogs

  • Cholecalciferol (symptoms manifest between 4-36 hours after ingestion)
    • Polyuria and polydipsia
    • Lethargy
    • Anorexia
    • Dehydration
    • Cardiac arrhythmia
    • Depression
    • Fatigue
  • Bromethalin
    • Large doses (symptoms manifest within 24 hours)
      • Severe muscle tremors
      • Hyperthermia
      • Extreme hyper-excitability
      • Focal or generalized seizures
    • Lower doses (symptoms manifest 1-3 days)
      • Hind limb ataxia
      • Paresis or paralysis
      • CNS depression
  • Anticoagulant Rodenticides (symptoms manfiest within 3-7 days)
    • Lethargy
    • Lack of appetite
    • Blood in the stool
    • Vomiting
    • Nose bleeds
    • Bleeding gums
    • Bruising

Causes of Poisoning Due to Ingesting Rat Poison in Dogs

  • Eating the rat poison
  • Secondary exposure, eating a rodent intoxicated with rodenticide

Diagnosis of Poisoning Due to Ingesting Rat Poison in Dogs

If you are inclined to think that you dog has ingested rat poison, ask for professional help immediately. If your dog has vomited, bring the sample of the vomit to your veterinarian. Most importantly, if you have found the poison itself, take it to the veterinarian's office as well, as it will significantly shorten the time your veterinarian needs to make a diagnosis. The sooner the veterinarian knows which poison has been ingested, the sooner they can start treating your dog.

  • Cholecalciferol Poisoning
    • Dogs that have been exposed to this kind of rat poisoning will first exhibit the abovementioned symptoms within 36 hours, followed by nausea, vomiting and hematemesis. If a veterinarian suspects that a dog has been poisoned with cholecalciferol, they will conduct a baseline biochemistry profile, which includes the analysis of both the blood plasma and other body fluids, in order to check the dog’s calcium and phosphorus levels, confirm the diagnosis and monitor the condition of the dog.
  • Bromethalin Poisoning
    • Dogs that have been exposed to bromethalin usually develop symptoms within 1-7 days of ingesting the poison. Veterinarians perform analysis of the liver, kidney, brain or fat in order to determine whether bromethalin is present in the dog’s system. This also enables them to find out the severity of the poisoning.
  • Anticoagulant Rodenticides
    • Anticoagulant rodenticide poisoning can be diagnosed in a number of ways, including analyzing the dog’s stomach contents, plasma or serum to confirm that the animal has indeed ingested the poison.

Treatment of Poisoning Due to Ingesting Rat Poison in Dogs

Cholecalciferol Poisoning
If you are absolutely sure that your dog has ingested this type of rat poison in the previous two hours, you could induce vomiting yourself. However, do not attempt to force vomiting if you are not 100 percent certain that your dog has been exposed to cholecalciferol or if they have already vomited. Since your dog will most likely be dehydrated as a result of cholecalciferol poisoning, it’s of utmost importance to make sure that they are taking in enough water and that they are able to retain the fluid. Since this type of poison doesn’t have an antidote, your vet will administer IV fluids and diuretics, steroids and other drugs to lower the calcium levels in the animals’ body. To prevent kidney failure, it’s crucial to start the treatment as soon as possible.

Bromethalin Poisoning
The first step to treating bromethalin poisoning is to decontaminate the dog’s digestive system, which includes inducing vomiting and then administering IV fluids and other medications to lower the risk of brain swelling.

Anticoagulant Rodenticides
Since anticoagulant rodenticides can cause bleeding, the treatment includes administering blood or frozen plasma. Veterinarians also give dogs vitamin K as an antidote, as the vitamin encourages normal blood clotting. It’s significant to note that you shouldn’t force vomiting unless you have been given specific instructions by your veterinarian.

Recovery of Poisoning Due to Ingesting Rat Poison in Dogs

Cholecalciferol Poisoning
Following the first two or three days, which are most critical when this type of poisoning is concerned, your vet will monitor calcium and phosphorus levels for 2-6 weeks after exposure or until they have returned back to baseline. Renal function will be monitored during that period as well.

Bromethalin Poisoning
To prevent your dog from suffering from anorexia after bromethalin poisoning, include feeding supplements in their daily diet. It will take them some time to fully recover from the toxicosis, so taking them for regular check-ups is a must.

Anticoagulant Rodenticides
Depending on the dosage ingested, your dog may recover from one week to one month. In that time period, it’s vital to monitor their condition and report any signs of illness to your veterinarian.

Poisoning Due to Ingesting Rat Poison Questions and Advice from Veterinary Professionals

Lyra
german shepard
5 Years
Mild condition
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Has Symptoms

Tired, sleepy, swollen legs
Tired, sleepy, swollen

Hi, I’m assuming my dog ate some type of rat positing because she woke up this morning with off balances and peed herself. We took her in and later in the day seem to feel better and also prescribed the K medicine. The next 2 days she seems to be very tired. She still gets up to eat. But hasn’t really drank any water. And still gets up as need to go to the batheroom. But lays back down to rest. Is this normal for a recovering dog from poison?

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bailey
golden retreveiver
3 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

I am not aure if my golden retrevierv has ingestged rat posioningor not.
she is latargic and not interested in eating or drinking for the most part. She seemed fine all day yesterday. She played hard as shedoes. After she eat dinner. She seemed out of sorts. She was breathing very abnormally. As most like as was having an anxiety attach. Then she throw up. She throw up ever thing she had consumed at meal time yesterday. There was such a large amount that it possibly would of filled a 1-2 gallon bucket.there a strong smell of a strange chemical that I noticed. I looked through her throw up and it didnt appear to have anything strange in it.other than some traces of hair and wood from a stick she was playing with, she throw up four time during the night, only biol? not correct spelling. Has drank very little today and really not interested in much. I did give her barium at 5 this morning 10 mg 2 time about 4 hrs apart. this has seemed to keep her from throwing up. She has just had her vaccines done three days ago, Shehad heart-guard, thyroid me meds 6mgs 2x daily.the strange breathe started about 2 days ago but possible she got rat poison some how we have been trying to get rid of some in our garage. Know to be extra careful around her. Just I'm not allows there to watch others around her as carefully as needed.

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Harlee
Leonberger
4 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

We had put some brodifacoum rat poison behind a gate where we found a rat run. Later that same day after our Leonberger had just eaten her tea, she asked to go out. Whilst she was outside my husband noticed her poking her head under the gate where he had put the rat poison. He ran out there to her but she had eaten some of the bait. We knew this because she had blue teeth! We rang the out of hours vet immediately where we was told to meet her there asap. They gave her an injection to make her sick. She was sick about 5-6 times emptying the contents of her stomach and sure enough there was a whole sachet of blue rat poison in its content. They then gave her an injection to stop the sickness and gave her a large quantity of Vitamin K intravenously to counteract the poison (making the blood clot correctly). We bought her home and she was drowsy all evening but was happily eating some chicken later on in the evening. She seems almost back to her normal self today but still on vitamin K tablets for 5 days when we have to take her back to the vets, where she will have blood tests.

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Zeus
Rottweiler
5 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

Vomiting blood
Blood In Stool

My dog just turned 5 last week. A little less than 2 months ago we woke up to see bloody vomit and stool all over the house. After he was taken to the vet, he was put on vitamin K (he was given a two month supply). About 2 weeks after that, he had another episode with bloody vomit and stool (the blood was more mucous-like and lighter in color) and was taken back to the vet. The ran tests and saw that he had Warfarin in his blood work; everything else (organ function) came back perfect. The vitamin K supplements finished about 3-4 days ago. This morning he had another episode of bloody vomit and stool (the blood was darker than before; resembling blood). He was taken to the vet again and they took some radiographs. After the initial incident, we clean the backyard daily to make sure there is nothing poisonous and monitor him every time he goes outside. Are there any residual effects of the rat poisoning? Could this be something else? Something more sinister? Thanks!

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sky
Pit bull
11 Months
Serious condition
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Has Symptoms

Paralysis

sky my dog ate rat poison and was vomiting and bleed we took to the vet and they gave her medicine she is doing much better but her back legs are still not working she is paralyzed from the waist down, will she be paralyzed forever are will she move her legs again and how much time could it take for her legs to move again?

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Poppy
Boston terier
9 Years
Critical condition
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Critical condition

Has Symptoms

Pain after eating
Foul gas,
shiver
Lethargy

My dog ingested something that caused severe enteritis. Radiologist said ingestion of toxins. I had her to several vets before she was diagnosed. It was 19 days and 4 vets before a diagnosis. Yes I suspected rat poison and said this each time, lost two dogs last year. Found dead squirrels on property. I use no poisons so dont know what. It's not the blood thinner. No brain swelling. Assume cholecalciferol or zinc phosphine. I'm working with her palliative. She is alive and has ups and downs. We hit day 21 now. If she eats, she gets pain. If she doesn't eat, she gets pale and weak. Ive fixed her homemade broth and put olive oil for lubrication. A half ml of mineral oil in morn and two carchoal tabs a day. And Baby Glycerin suppository in evening. If I don't give solids and only this, she gets perky and walks around. How long would repair take of her intestines? She went through regime of temeril p and orbax, from vet in NM when we were traveling. Vets here said the steroids aren't needed. I'm not so sure. The condition started out at moderate with critical bouts now waivers from serious to critical

Dr. Michele King, DVM
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I unfortunately don't have any way of knowing how long it might take Poppy to recover from this episode without knowing more about her lab work, history, what damage occurred, and diagnosis. Since you have seen multiple veterinarians who know more about her case, it would be a good idea to follow up with the most recent veterinarian that she saw and ask if her progress is as expected. I hope that she recovers from this.

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Moon
Catahoula mix
5 Years
Fair condition
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Has Symptoms

none

I'm not sure if my dog ate rat poison but am concerned that she may have. She does not have any symptoms. If she did eat it, it would have been 12 hours ago. Should I take her in to a vet to get tested or just keep an eye out for symptoms?

Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email . It is important that Moon does see a veterinarian as soon as possible. Depending on the type of rat poison, she may need medications, or hospitalization and monitoring. One type causes bleeding problems, another causes brain swelling. If you think that she ate it, she should see her veterinarian.

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Sunny
Dalmatian
4 Years
Fair condition
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Medication Used

Vitamin K

My dog ate rat poison 5 days ago. Rushed him to the vet within 12 hours. He was given charcoal, 2 jabs and is now on vitamin K. I have been sending him for blood test on daily basis and result is ok. He is active with good appetite. No blood in his urine nor faeces. No bleeding on his gum or any other visible areas.
How long should I continue with the blood test to ensure he is at the safe side?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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It all depends on the type of anticoagulant and the response to treatment; I always prefer to give vitamin K1 for at least a month and then stop treatment and check the prothrombin time after three days to see if the time is increased or normal, if it is increased give another course of vitamin K1. This is just general, but the specific rodenticide and the manufacturer can tell you a lot more. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

Hello. Our 1 and a half month old Golden retriever ate some anticoagulant rat poison 5 days ago. After a few hours from ingestion, vit K was injected and done so for the next 2 days. Our dog has not shown any symptoms at all and is still very active and has a good appetite. The vet prescribed meds for the liver and iron, and said there w

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Jake
Border Collie mixed
12 Years
Moderate condition
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Moderate condition

Has Symptoms

aggressive, biting, tired, confused

Hi, our dog was poisoned. We took him to the vet, he gave him an antidote and was on a drip. As he was having seizures and very stressed the vet put the dog under anesthesia. They Vet, woke the dog up after some hours. The Dog came home today, a day after this trauma. He is trying to bite my those at home. Is this normal behaviour? Also how long after poisoning will it take for our dog to be as close to base line as possible? He seems out of sorts, battling to walk, wobbling a bit. It is his first time in all his years of spending anytime away from home without us.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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The experience would have been traumatic for Jake and it may take time for him to be comfortable again, poisons like bromethalin for neurotoxins (as opposed to the anticoagulants) and can lead to central nervous system symptoms for some time after recovery; if this behaviour continues, visit your Veterinarian again for a check up. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM www.msdvetmanual.com/toxicology/rodenticide-poisoning/bromethalin www.msdvetmanual.com/toxicology/rodenticide-poisoning/anticoagulant-rodenticides-warfarin-and-congeners

My dog also ate poison this week, we believe it was on friday cause on Saturday morning he was bleeding from his mouth, we took him immediately to the vet and he has been there since then, when they did an x-ray they told us his lungs where full with blood, and that he also needed a blood transfusion for his anemia and low coagulation, now it has been four days and they said that the blood in his lungs started to coagulate so now he needs even more intensive treatment with antibiotics and oxygen. We as a family are super scared cause the vets do not give us any kind of information if he will make it or not. How long will it take my dog to cure from this, or will he even be able to cure at some point.

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At
Mutt
1 Year
Serious condition
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Has Symptoms

Poisoning

Medication Used

Vitamin K1

Pup act an anticoagulant rat poison called the back went to the emergency vet within 12 hours of poisoning. We have been subscribed vitamin K1 for the month. She's been fine so far but is there anything I can do at home to help with the healing process. I have powder immunity strengthener in her food. Should I give her foods that are also high in vitman k? Any tips so I can increase her chances of avoiding clotting and death?

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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You should continue with the vitamin K1 as prescribed by your Veterinarian which is normally enough if there are no signs of poisoning presenting; during and after the course of treatment, prothrombin time should be measured by your Veterinarian to ensure that blood is clotting the way it should do. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM

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Baby
Pomeranian
3 Months
Serious condition
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Serious condition

Has Symptoms

Throwing up, not eating, poop blood

My dog ate rat poison wednsday late afternoon while I was at work my father came home and took it away from him and told me about it the next day I took him to the vet that Thursday morning and they just gave me vitamin k for him to take he was doing fine Friday he was acting like his usual playful self again but today which is now Saturday he started acting weird again didn’t want to eat and kept throwing up so I took him to the vet and the vet says it’s critical I left him there over night but I guess my question is will my dog make it out of this will he be ok I’m terrified I’m going to loose my baby he had been throwing up from Thursday till today I figured it was because of the medication they gave me for him to get the poison out of his system but when we got to the vet he pooped blood for the first time I’m trying to be calm but I’m terrified because I’m not sure what’s going to happen

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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The amount of poison consumed, the amount of time until treatment and the type of treatment will give an indication of prognosis; if Baby consumed an anticoagulant your Veterinarian should be monitoring prothrombin time to ensure that Baby’s blood is clotting; if Baby consumed bromethalin (a neurotoxin), vitamin K is ineffective as treatment. I cannot tell you if Baby will make it or not, but monitor for improvement and follow instructions from your Veterinarian. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM www.msdvetmanual.com/toxicology/rodenticide-poisoning/anticoagulant-rodenticides-warfarin-and-congeners www.msdvetmanual.com/toxicology/rodenticide-poisoning/bromethalin

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Bo
Pointer mix
2 Years
Mild condition
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Has Symptoms

Tired and lethargic

Dog pooped something bright green so took him to emergency vet who was sure he had eaten a sachet of Warfarin based poison (we had put some down). Gave him 60ml of Vit K and 28 day supply of Vit K pills. He has been very lethargic ever since (3 days now) but appetite OK. Is this the effect of the poison still or a reaction to the Vitamin K? - Should also mention it is 30+ degrees here so that may also be affecting him.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Lethargy would not be a side effect of the medication, and may be due to the poisoning or the heat. If he does not continue to improve, it would be a good idea to have him rechecked by you veterinarian to make sure that he is okay.

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Pippa
Bichon Frise
2 Years
Serious condition
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Has Symptoms

Like I said above

My bichon frize dog has eaten rat poison we took her to the vets who gave her needle to make her sick then told us to keep a eye on her for any bleeding or very pale gums but now she is walking up and down the garden in the freezing cold refusing to come in is this normal behaviour after what she eaten

Dr. Michele King, DVM
Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Thank you for your email. The medication that they gave her to make her vomit might have sedaated her a little, and might make her act strangely. keep a close eye on her, and if she is showing any signs of lethargy, pale gums, vomiting or diarrhea, please have her rechecked. If her behavior isn't back to normal by the morning, she should have a recheck exam.

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Hansley
Pit Bullmastiff
3 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

Has Symptoms

none

Hi my dog ate some ramik mouse poison pellets today and I immediately called the number on the pack to see what I could do as it couldn’t have been more than 2-3 hours since she’d eaten it if that. They told us to give her hydrogen peroxide so I did so by soaking bread with a couple tablespoons as directed to induce vomiting but she has yet to do so. I’m going to get the vitamin k as directed by the line but will she be okay until I can? Should I be concerned if she won’t vomit from the hydrogen peroxide

Dr. Michele King, DVM
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Hansley should be seen by a veterinarian. i'm not sure how long it has been since she ate the mouse poison, but they will be able to induce vomiting, evaluate her, and prescribe any medications that she may need, including Vitamin K if appropriate. This is not a condition that should be managed at home.

My dog dugout rat poison that had been buried in the ground for almost 6 months , and of course he had to eat it. My question is, Is rat poison still as potent and as Toxic as it was, 6 months ago. ? He seems fine but I’m not sure how long ago he got into it , might have been a week ago or so .he is going to the vet just to be safe.

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Gravy
Terrier mix
3 Months
Fair condition
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Has Symptoms

none

My 3 month old puppy, terrier/Pomeranian mix,chewed on a TomCat bait block 2 days ago and I'm not 100% sure if he swallowed any. The main ingredient is Bromethalin but he hasn't shown any symptoms of poisoning yet. He has been playful and lively like usual. Not sure what steps to take now. Pretty nervous.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Bromethalin is a non-anticoagulant, single-dose rodenticide and is a neurotoxin; symptoms of toxicity may take up to seven days to present, so regardless of Gravy’s lack of symptoms you need to seek help from a Veterinarian immediately. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM https://wagwalking.com/condition/anticoagulant-and-bromethalin-poisoning www.msdvetmanual.com/toxicology/rodenticide-poisoning/bromethalin www.petpoisonhelpline.com/poison/bromethalin/

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Malibu
Pit bull
5 Years
Moderate condition
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Has Symptoms

Weakness
Lethargy
Bleeding

We had a little dog (outside) that died recently from what the doctors thought; rat poisoning. Now, just yesterday our pit bull started acting very strange..or different from usual! She was breathing very heavy, limbs were shaking, runny nose, gums looked swollen and when we called her name to come, it was as if she was gonna faint! Took her in to the Vet & she needed to stay over night as they put an IV in for IVFs/drew labs/administered Vit K after finding something wrong w her clotting factor. All other labs were okay. Did a CXR to r/o any mass or heart cond. so sorry (long description) but my question is, we picked her up today to take her home and she was acting ok earlier but for over 16hrs she has been extremely sleepy....lethargic almost and she seems sick? Or running nose....mind you, they did give her some morphine and had her throw up immediately when we took her in. I’m worried that something else may be going on?! Not sure how often she should get vit k or check labs? They administered FFPs X1...any suggestions? Ty

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Thank you for contacting us about Malibu. It wouldn't surprise me that she is very tired after all that she went through yesterday, and if they induced vomiting, that drug can make them sedated for a few hours. If they suspected warfarin toxicity and gave her Vitamin K, she would continue on an oral dosage of that drug for 2-4 weeks, depending on the type of poison she ate. One concern that I might have is if you don't know if she ate rat poison, or the type of rat poison, many of the newer rat poisons that are sold actually contain Bromethalin, which acts on the brain vs acting as an anticoagulant. This poison can affect the mentation of the animal, and can lead to seizures and death. If you aren't sure that she ingested one type or the other, it would be very wise to have her rechecked today to make sure that she isn't showing neurologic signs as opposed to just being tired. As far as her rechecks of lab work go, you would need to follow up with your veterinarian to ask about that, as I am not sure of her lab values or any other concerns that they may have had. I hope that she recovers well.

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Peanut
Yorkie mix
7 Days
Fair condition
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Fair condition

I took my dog into vet he got into the mouse poison for blood clotting so he put him on vitamin K and said if coughing bring him in he has only coughed a few times this am should I wait for more coughing or take him in.

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Dogs may occasionally cough, but if there is an increase in coughing then you should return to your Veterinarian. In these types of cases you shouldn’t leave anything to chance and should have Peanut checked to be on the safe side. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM www.petpoisonhelpline.com/poison/long-acting-anticoagulants-mouse-and-rat-poison/ www.msdvetmanual.com/toxicology/rodenticide-poisoning/anticoagulant-rodenticides-warfarin-and-congeners

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Joli
Chion
5 Years
Serious condition
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Serious condition

Has Symptoms

Vomiting
Vomiting unsteadiness

Our papillion mix snarfed up a couple of chocolate squares and we took her promptly to the vet when we discovered the empty wrapping. The vet induced vomiting (with a rich chocolate smell) and gave her charcoal; to be on the safe side we let her stay overnight. In a few hours she started tremors and seizures, while her heart rate remained steady--inconsistent with chocolate poisoning. After a night of trying to keep a balance between mitigating the seizures with sedatives and keeping her body temperature from plummeting by waking her up, she finally vomited some green stuff, and the vet suspects Bromethalin poisoning (elevated liver factors, which have now gone down). It's been 36 hours since her hospitalization; she is alert but a bit wobbly when walking; continues to be on IV fluids and an antibiotic to prevent lung infection; she has thrown up twice she she started getting food. Could this be a sign of ongoing poisoning? She was on the brink and is going much better, but I'm still so scared.

Dr. Michele King, DVM
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I'm glad that Joli is at your veterinarian receiving care. If she ate these toxins, it can take time and supportive care to help keep her alive - the fact that she seems to be improving is positive. I hope that she continues to do well.

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Charlie
Labradoodle
7 Years
Fair condition
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Fair condition

We noticed yesterday 10/03, our dog had a green grainy stool (color of mouse poisening/Bromethalin). He seems fine, and we started him on Vitamin K (300 mcg/dog weight 45 lbs.), though this may not be the correct treatment for Bromethalin poisining). We are very unsure if/or what he may have ingested....

Dr. Callum Turner, DVM
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Bromethalin isn’t an anticoagulant like older rodenticides so vitamin K will do absolutely nothing in a case like this; treatment is based on decontamination and the administration of activated charcoal every eight to twelve hours because bromethalin undergoes enterohepatic recirculation. Other treatments are symptomatic and supportive in nature and should be seen by your Veterinarian. Regards Dr Callum Turner DVM www.msdvetmanual.com/toxicology/rodenticide-poisoning/bromethalin www.petpoisonhelpline.com/poison/bromethalin/

Hello i have a 1 1/2 year old female pit bull and she has ate some tomcat moise killer about 4-6 days ago. Ahe has been fine up untill now. Ahe has a cough and weakness. Any advice or know where i can buy Vitamin K

Steven S, how did your pitty turn out? Mine ate the exact same kind tonight, hoping everything will be okay!

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