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Blackjack Pine

Ponderosa Pine
Additional Common Names: Ponderosa Pine, Western Yellow Pine, Yellow Pine, Bull Pine
Scientific Name: Pinus ponderosa
Family: Pinaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Isocupressic acid
Clinical Signs: Cattle: premature birth of calves or miscarriage have been reported in cattle.
Ponderosa Pine

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If your pet ingested this plant, contact your local veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888-426-4435.*

* A $65 consultation fee may apply.

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