Additional Common Names: Wild Portulaca, Rock Moss, Purslane, Pigwee, Pusley
Scientific Name: Portulaca oleracea
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Soluble calcium oxalates
Clinical Signs: Kidney failure (rare in dogs/cats), tremors, salivation.
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.