Sweet Pea

Additional Common Names: Perennial Pea, Everlasting Pea
Scientific Name: Lathyrus latifolius
Family: Fabaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Aminoproprionitrite
Clinical Signs: Weakness, lethargy, pacing, head pressing, tremors, seizures and possibly death.

If your pet ingested this plant, contact your local veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888-426-4435.*

* A $65 consultation fee may apply.

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