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