Yew

Additional Common Names: japanese yew
Scientific Name: Taxus spp.
Family: Taxaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Taxine
Clinical Signs: Sudden death from acute cardiac failure, early signs -- muscular tremors, dyspnea, seizures in dogs

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.*

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