Additional Common Names: Marijuana, Indian Hemp
Scientific Name: Cannabis sativa
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Delta-9-THC (tetrahydrocannabinol)
Clinical Signs: Prolonged depression, vomiting, incoordination, sleepiness or excitation, hypersalivaton, dilated pupils, low blood pressure, low body temperature, seizure, coma, death (rare)
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 consultation fee may apply.