Pet Care

Figwort

Additional Common Names: Buttercup, Butter Cress, Burwort, Crowfoot burwort
Scientific Name: Ranunculus acris
Family: Ranunculaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Non-Toxicity:
Toxic Principles: Protoanemonin (an irritant)
Clinical Signs: Vomiting, diarrhea, depression, anorexia, hypersalivation and wobbly gait.

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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