How to avoid common pet medication mistakes

If your pet has started a treatment plan with prescription medication, it’s important to make sure that the proper drug and dosage is given. Mistakes can be made-at the veterinary clinic, at a pharmacy, or even at home when you administer the medication. But you can play a big part in making sure your pet is properly treated.

Here are some important points to discuss with your veterinarian as well as some tips to avoid medication errors at home:
When starting a new treatment plan, ask your veterinarian:

When filling a new prescription or working with a new veterinarian, share this information:

When storing medications at home, be sure to: