It may look like juice – but it could make you sick as a dog!

by Hennepin Healthcare

Bernie the Rescue Dog visited the poison look-alikes display at Hennepin Regional Poison Center today where he learned how some medications and cleaners can look like candy, juice or soda. Can you tell the difference?


Thankfully professionals from Hennepin Regional Poison Center and Minnesota Commissioner of Health Dr. Edward Ehlinger were on hand to explain the differences and save Bernie from making a big mistake.

The Hennepin Regional Poison Center is free and confidential, and staffed by specially trained pharmacists who are available 24/7, 365 days a year.  Just call 1-800-222-1222 for any poison emergency or go to for more information about the Hennepin Regional Poison Center.