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Maidens Breath

Maiden's Breath
Additional Common Names: Baby's Breath
Scientific Name: Gypsophila elegans
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Gyposenin
Clinical Signs: Vomiting, 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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