Additional Common Names: Yew Pine, Japanese Yew, Southern Yew, Podocarpus
Scientific Name: Podocarpus macrophylla
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Unknown. Do not confuse with yews of the genus Taxus.
Clinical Signs: Vomiting (colic in horses), diarrhea
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.