Avocado

Additional Common Names: Alligator Pear
Scientific Name: Persea americana
Family: Lauraceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Persin
Clinical Signs: Respiratory distress, heart failure, edema

If you suspect your pet may have ingested a potentially toxic substance, call the APCC at (888) 426-4435 or contact your local veterinarian as soon as possible.*

* A $65 consultation fee may apply.

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