Plant Safety for Your Pets: Do you know which common plants are toxic?
By Dr. Jessica Kleiner, DVM
Many people already know that Easter Lilies are toxic to dogs and cats, but did you know that there are many other common house and outdoor plants that are toxic to pets as well?
All of the plants shown below cause severe damage to a pet and could possibly result in death:
If your pet has consumed any part of these plants, please see a veterinarian immediately.
For more information about pet plant safety:
- Here is a list of toxic and non-toxic plants from the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.): Toxic and Non-Toxic Plants.
- Here is the website for the Pet Poison Helpline if you have any doubt about a plant, or other substance, that your pet has consumed: Pet Poison Helpline.