(March 16, 2010 Stillwater, OK) – The Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences will hold a Pet Care Seminar on Tuesday, April 6, at 7 p.m. in the McElroy Hall Auditorium located at the corner of Farm Road and McFarland on the Stillwater campus. Sandra Morgan, DVM, will present “Beware—Home and Garden Toxins.”
Dr. Morgan will share important information with pet owners about potential dangers for their animals. She will discuss common things in the home and around the yard that can potentially be harmful to pets including various plants and human medications.
Morgan holds a joint assignment as an associate professor in the Department of Physiological Sciences and a toxicologist for the center’s Oklahoma Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Toxicologists and earned her DVM degree from OSU in 1980.
Pet Care Seminars are open to the public. There is no charge to attend. Parking is complimentary and light refreshments will be available. For more information, call (405) 744-7672.
The Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences is one of 28 veterinary colleges in the United States and is fully accredited by the Council on Education of the American Veterinary Medical Association. The center’s Boren Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital is open to the public and provides routine and specialized care for small and large animals. It also offers 24-hour emergency care and is certified by the American Animal Hospital Association. For more information, visit www.cvhs.okstate.edu or call (405) 744-7000.