Additional Common Names: japanese yew
Scientific Name: Taxus spp.
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.*
* A consultation fee may apply.