Additional Common Names: Giant Hogweed
Scientific Name: Heracleum maximum
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Furanocoumarins
Clinical Signs: Photosensitization (sunburn, dermatitis)
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.