Additional Common Names: Sticks of Fire
Scientific Name: Euphorbia tirucalli
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats
Toxic Principles: Irritant Sap (latex)
Clinical Signs: Irritating to the mouth and stomach, sometimes causing vomiting, but generally over-rated in toxicity.
If your pet ingested this plant, contact your local veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888-426-4435.*
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