Is Ambrosia Mexicana Poisonous to Cats and Dogs?

The Ambrosia Mexicana is poisonous for both cats and dogs.

Typical symptoms include anorexia, excessive urination, depression, loss of muscle control, tremors and vomiting.

Ambrosia Mexicana  is a flowering plant native to the Mediterranean region but it is naturalised in the United States and Mexico. Commonly known as Jerusalem oak goosefoot, sticky goosefoot or feathered geranium in the genus Dysphania.

The scientific name for this plant is Chenopodium botrys. Additional name for this plant include Feathered Geranium, Jerusalem Oak Goosefoot and Sticky Goosefoot.

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