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One of our Yorkies ate part of a rat poison bait containing

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One of our Yorkies ate part of a rat poison bait containing bromethin. I know that he needs activated charcoal. Is this something I can do here at home, and wait till the morning to go to our regular vet, or do we need to go to the emergency clinic immediately?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Did you see what the dog ate?
Customer: yes, a bait block of Tomcat rat killer
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?
Customer: no
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 3 months ago.

Hello and thank you for your question. I am a Veterinary Nurse with over 15 years experience and I have assisted in the care of many pets with this particular medical concern. It would be my pleasure to assist you today. Is it possible for me to obtain some additional information from you about your companion?

1) How long ago was this consumed?
2) How much was consumed?

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