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Dog Owners, Beware of Backyard Fungi

Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, Ill., Oct. 16) – Dr. Jenica Haraschak, an emergency and critical care specialist with the U. of I. College of Veterinary Medicine, advises remaining vigilant year-round for mushrooms growing in yards, which can be toxic to pets. “It’s something to be on the lookout for,” she says, even though most pets ignore wild mushrooms.