Category Dog Cat Cow Horse Aquatic Sheep/ Goat Bird Rodent Other Total
Pesticides 325,642 (27.0) 29,856 (20.9) 307 (31.8) 1,131 (32.4) 83 (16.1) 290 (25.2) 1,038 (18.4) 1,065 (21.8) 963 (21.4) 360,375 (26.3)
Prescription Drugs 239,841 (19.9) 19,705 (13.8) 82 (8.5) 390 (11.2) 29 (5.6) 41 (3.6) 556 (9.9) 450 (9.2) 449 (10.0) 261,543 (18.6)
Household Chemicals 108,271 (9.0) 11,120 (7.8) 171 (17.7) 297 (8.5) 140 (27.1) 96 (8.3) 770 (13.7) 380 (7.8) 468 (10.4) 121,713 (8.9)
Cleaning Substances 84,992 (7.0) 19,855 (13.9) 45 (4.7) 219 (6.3) 60 (11.7) 35 (3.0) 774 (13.7) 682 (13.9) 533 (11.8) 107,195 (7.8)
Plants 69,206 (5.7) 21,881 (15.3) 139 (14.4) 490 (14.1) 24 (4.6) 466 (40.5) 1,105 (19.6) 945 (19.3) 758 (16.8) 95,014 (6.9)
OTC 74,058 (6.1) 4,668 (3.3) 18 (1.9) 177 (5.1) 11 (2.1) 13 (1.1) 162 (2.9) 177 (3.6) 159 (3.5) 79,443 (5.8)
Foreign Objects 58,720 (4.9) 9,548 (6.7) 21 (2.2) 70 (2.0) 39 (7.5) 17 (1.5) 143 (2.5) 216 (4.4) 207 (4.6) 68,981 (5.0)
Supplements 50,308 (4.2) 2,988 (2.1) 23 (2.4) 105 (3.0) 3 (0.6) 10 (0.9) 53 (0.9) 77 (1.6) 84 (1.9) 53,651 (3.9)
NSAIDS 47,329 (3.9) 3,092 (2.2) 10 (1.0) 105 (3.0) 4 (0.8) 9 (0.8) 86 (1.5) 89 (1.8) 97 (2.2) 50,821 (3.7)
Other Chemicals 37,788 (3.1) 5,594 (3.9) 75 (7.8) 142 (4.1) 64 (12.4) 46 (4.0) 465 (8.3) 212 (4.3) 224 (5.0) 44,610 (3.3)
Cosmetics 36,645 (3.0) 3,308 (2.3) 12 (1.2) 104 (3.0) 15 (2.9) 9 (0.8) 172 (3.1) 195 (4.0) 156 (3.5) 40,616 (3.0)
Paints and Solvents 30,541 (2.5) 6,470 (4.5) 42 (4.4) 100 (2.9) 35 (6.8) 88 (7.6) 183 (3.3) 136 (2.8) 164 (3.6) 37,759 (2.8)
Illegal Drugs 23,450 (1.9) 2,199 (1.5) 5 (0.5) 31 (0.9) 1 (0.2) 15 (1.3) 47 (0.8) 34 (0.7) 82 (1.8) 25,864 (1.9)
Bites and Envenom-ations 14,157 (1.1) 2,104 (1.5) 14 (1.5) 94 (2.7) 7 (1.4) 8 (0.7) 29 (0.5) 213 (4.4) 108 (2.4) 16,734 (1.2)
Food Poisoning 3,218 (0.3) 376 (0.3) 0 (0.0) 26 (0.8) 2 (0.4) 4 (0.4) 26 (0.5) 10 (0.2) 41 (0.9) 3,703 (0.3)
Tobacco and Nicotine 2,842 (0.2) 160 (0.1) 1 (0.1) 5 (0.1) 0 (0.0) 5 (0.4) 25 (0.4) 10 (0.2) 15 (0.3) 3,063 (0.2)
Total 1,207,018 (88.2) 142,924 (10.4) 965 (0.1) 3,507 (0.3) 517 (<0.01) 1,152 (0.1) 5,634 (0.4) 4,891 (0.4) 4,508 (0.3) 1,371,095 (100)
Table 5: Distribution of exposure substances for all animal exposure calls to the National Poison Data system, January 1, 2000 to December 31, 2010.