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Pieris

pieris
Additional Common Names: Lily-of-the-Valley Bush, Andromeda Japonica, Fetterbush
Scientific Name: Pieris japonica
Family: Ericaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats
Toxic Principles: Grayanotoxins
Clinical Signs: Vomiting, diarrhea, depression, cardiovascular collapse, hypersalivation, weakness, coma, low blood pressure, cardiovascular collapse and death. Ingestion of a few leaves can cause serious problems.

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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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