Animal Supplement Industry Growth

Since the start of Covid-19, the Animal Supplement Industry has seen steady growth and adaptation of its products. More than ever, pet owners are looking into new ways to keep their animals healthy. Consumers that are both new and familiar to this industry are becoming increasingly more cautious and curious about ways that can improve their pet’s mental and physical …

Believe Ranch and Rescue Donation

SafetyCall is proud to be a preferred supplier of the National Animal Supplement Council (NASC). During the 2021 NASC Virtual Conference held in June, SafetyCall was introduced to the nonprofit organization, Believe Ranch and Rescue. While listening to their story, we were moved by their passion and determination for rescuing horses that had been neglected and abused.  Their mission is …

National Animal Supplement Council’s Annual Conference Recap

This past week, Ahna Brutlag, DVM, MS, DABT, DABVT Director, Veterinary Services & Senior Veterinary Toxicologist, presented at the National Animal Supplement Council’s annual meeting. The virtual conference attracted a variety of attendees that have roles across the animal supplement industry. The agenda covered the topics of Science & Compliance, Sales & Marketing and Business Growth.

Dr. Brutlag presented during …

Dr.Kelly Sioris is Awarded Guest Lecturer of the Semester

SafetyCall International is proud to announce Kelly Sioris, PharmD, Managing Partner and Director of Operations has received the esteemed award for Guest Lecturer of the Semester from the College of Pharmacy at the University of Minnesota Duluth and Twin Cities. The award winner is voted on by the students. This guest lecturer is recognized because of the positive impact they …

SafetyCall Receives the Herbal Insight Award

SafetyCall International is honored to accept the American Herbal Products Association’s (AHPA) annual Herbal Insight award. The Herbal Insight is awarded to an industry organization that has contributed to the furthering of knowledge and understanding of botanicals and their uses in addition to making contributions to advancing the industry. In the announcement made earlier this week, AHPA shared, “SafetyCall

Leading a Team Virtually

Renee Schmid DVM, DABT, DABVT
DVM supervisor, Senior Consulting Veterinarian, Clinical Toxicology

Leading a team remotely can be a daunting thought if you generally work with everyone under one roof. This past year has stretched the creativity of leaders, as well as their staff, to limits most likely never thought were possible. The good news about leading remotely is that …

Employee American Board of Veterinary Toxicology (ABVT) Accomplishments

SafetyCall International /Pet Poison Helpline is pleased to recognize the recent accomplishments of several of our employees for their board-certification and elected leadership roles to the American Board of Veterinary Toxicology (ABVT). SafetyCall is home to four of the 107 ABVT Diplomates worldwide. Thanks to their hard work and dedication, SafetyCall remains staffed with industry leading experts in veterinary toxicology.…

Industry Update on CBD Containing Dietary Supplements

Rick Kingston, PharmD
President, Regulatory and Scientific Affairs & Sr. Clinical Toxicologist

As most of us know the battle for FDA to allow CBD containing dietary supplements continues to rage.  Proponents of FDA action to allow CBD containing dietary supplements have been discouraged by FDA inaction in finding a path forward on that front.  Despite such slow movement in that …

Dietary Supplement Regulatory Virtual Summit Recap

Rick Kingston PharmD, President, Regulatory & Scientific Affairs at SafetyCall International had the honor of presenting at the Dietary Supplement Regulatory Virtual Summit which was held on September 16th. This joint regulatory summit held in collaboration with the FDA was sponsored by key trade associations representing industry which included: AHPA, CHPA, CRN, NPA and UNPA. The Summit included an audience …