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What happens if your dog eats deadly nightshade?

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Clinical Signs: Hypersalivation, inappetence, severe gastrointestinal upset, diarrhea, drowsiness, CNS depression, confusion, behavioral change, weakness, dilated pupils, slow heart rate.


Can dogs eat black nightshade?

Symptoms of poisoning include nausea, vomiting, salivation, drowsiness, abdominal pain, diarrhea, weakness or respiratory depression. Black Nightshade is highly toxic to dogs and cats, so seek emergency veterinary care right away if you believe your pet as consumed any part of the plant.

How long does nightshade poisoning take?

Symptoms last for 1 to 3 days and may require a hospital stay. Death is unlikely. DO NOT touch or eat any unfamiliar plant. Wash your hands after working in the garden or walking in the woods.

Will dogs eat nightshade berries?

“Nightshade is extremely toxic. All parts of the plant are. The leaves, the berries and the roots are. It takes very few berries to kill dogs and cats,” Church said.

How do you treat deadly nightshade poisoning?

The antidote for belladonna poisoning is physostigmine or pilocarpine, the same as for atropine.

What happens if your dog eats deadly nightshade?

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