As the weather warms up, more and more animal companions will be heading for the great outdoors. Even if that means no more than a daily romp in your backyard, always be there to supervise -- and please make sure your pets stay safe with the following tips from the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center:

For more information on what's toxic and what's not--and what you can do to prevent your pet from being poisoned -- visit APCC online:

ASPCA News Alert - 6/19/2002