Pot, Joint, Roach, Blunt, Cheeba, Colombian, Crazy Weed, Doobee, Gange, Hooch, Jane,  Loco, Loco Weed, Mary, Red Bud, Texas Tea, Weed, and many many other names

Marijuana, PotMale Marijuna plant with budding flowers

Cannabis is an annual, dioecious, flowering herb. The leaves are palmately compound with serrate leaflets. Depending on variety and growing conditions, the first pair of leaves usually have a single leaflet with the number of leaflets gradually increasing up to a maximum of about thirteen per leaf (usually seven or nine). The Leaflet diminish back to a single leaflet at the top of the plant. On the main stem of a mature plant the lower leaf pairs usually are usually opposite and the upper leaf pairs in an alternate arrangement. Cannabis flowers are normally has imperfect, with  “male” and “female” flowers occurring on separate plants however,  individual plants can bear both male and female flowers.

Grown throughout North and South America. As well as china and other areas around the world.

Conditions of Poisoning:
Ingestion, Inhalation of smoke

Toxic Principle:
tetrahydrocannabinol Delta-9-THC

Clinical Symptoms:
Reactions to ingestion of this plant can include: prolonged depression, vomiting, incoordination, sleepiness or excitation, hypersalivaton, dilated pupils, low blood pressure, low body temperature, seizure, coma, death (rare)


 Lone Star English Setter Club provides this information
as a partial reference of the potential poisons that could harm your dog.
We are not veterinarian’s and DO NOT provide medical help.

 If you think that your animal is ill or may have ingested a poisonous substance,
contact your local veterinarian or
the ASPCA’s 24-hour emergency poisoning hotline directly