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Buddhist Pine

Buddhist Pine
Additional Common Names: Yew Pine, Japanese Yew, Southern Yew, Podocarpus
Scientific Name: Podocarpus macrophylla
Family: Podocarpaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Unknown. Do not confuse with yews of the genus Taxus.
Clinical Signs: Severe vomiting and diarrhea.

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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