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Dog owner warns of poison mushrooms on Richmond field

Dog required veterinary treatment after ingesting piece of fungus

November 5, 2019
By Richmond News

Poisonous mushroom found growing on school field in Richmond, B.C.

A Richmond, B.C. dog owner is warning others to be on the alert for poison mushrooms growing on a grass field next to a local elementary school. The dog ingested a piece of mushroom and required veterinary treatment soon afterwards.