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There are a lot of ways to kill and be killed in the animal kingdom, but only a lucky few use the powers of venom. This toxic tribe includes species of snakes, spiders, scorpions, snails, jellyfish, bees, and even a few weirdo mammals. Clearly, not all of these animals are closely related, so how did

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SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. [♪ Intro ] Some animals are way smarter than we give them credit for. Crows can invent tools, some spiders customize hunting techniques, animals have even been observed medicating themselves to treat illnesses. But animal behavior isn’t always what it seems, and this self-medication is a great example of that.

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A Boy Ate 150 Gummy Vitamins For Breakfast. This Is What Happened To His Bones. TJ is a 14 year old boy, presenting to the emergency room with muscle weakness, stomach pain, and a broken arm. Sitting in triage as he was deemed low priority by hospital staff, he begins to lose consciousness, before slipping

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The internet is a great place to get tons of information. And rumors.>>Meg: And pictures of cats!>>Stephen: And emails! I wish that Nigerian prince would write me back. And scams.>>VO: This episode of Cone of Shame brought to you by Natural Value treats from Loving Pets.>>VO: And now, your host, the vet who just wants

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[music] This week! We’re talking about the mind of a cat. It’s a fascinating place.>>VO: This episode of Cone of Shame>>VO: brought to you by SuperCat! [music]>>VO: And now,>>VO: the vet with his mind on his cat>>VO: and his cat on his mind,>>VO: Dr. Andy Roark! So what’s going on inside the mind of your

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>>Meg: The first question is, how cold is too cold for my dog to be outside? Okay. There’s no stock, standard, really good answer for this question. There’s just a huge difference between dogs. Big dogs do much better than little dogs. Long, thick haircoats obviously do better than dogs with really short little haircoats.

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It’s time to save your pet’s life! In this episode we’ll be talking about the top signs of breathing and digestion emergencies.>>VO: This episode of Cone of Shame is brought to you by Kinn Kleanbowl. [Music]>>VO: And now, your host, the vet who knows>>VO: a thing or two about bloating>>VO: Dr. Andy Roark! [Music] How

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[music] It’s time to save your pet’s life! Today we’ll dive into the top five signs of emergencies associated with cuts, bites stings, staggering, and seizures>>VO: This episode of Cone of Shame>>VO: is brought to you by Kinn Kleanbowl [music]>>VO: And now, the vet who looks like>>VO: he’s experiencing facial swelling,>>VO: Dr. Andy Roark! Sometimes

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Fleas are one of the most common problems that I see in the vet clinic. Let’s talk about how to get rid of them.>>VO: And now, the vet who doesn’t recommend flea shampoo because fleas don’t have hair>>VO: Dr. Andy Roark! [Music] So let’s say that your pet does have fleas. What are you gonna

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[Music]>>Meg: My pet won’t let me trim her toenails. Do you have any advice? Ok, we see a lot of pets that really don’t like to have their toenails trimmed. It’s quite common. Yeah, so I have generally two pieces of advice that go hand in hand. Number one, I’m a big treat guy. I

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