Growing Wisdom
6/24/2012

Plants harmful to dogs
Pets are parts of our family.  As such, we want to care for them to the best of our ability.  There are plants that are harmful to our four legged friends.  Some dogs like to chew or even eat plants.  This video talks about which plant are harmful to dogs.

The following are a list of plants that can be harmful to dogs and cats. Most are not fatal and may just cause some stomach issues.  Always check with your veterinary professional if you have any questions on a plant your pet has ingested.

  • Aloe Vera
  • Amarylillis
  • Apple Leaf Croton
  • Apricot (pit)
  • Asparagus Fern
  • Autumn Crocus
  • Avacado (fruit and pit)
  • Azalea
  • Baby's Breath
  • Bird of Paradise
  • Bittersweet
  • Branching Ivy
  • Buckey
  • Buddist Pine
  • Caladium
  • Calla Lily
  • Castor Bean
  • Ceriman
  • Charming Dieffenbachia
  • Cherry (seeds and wilting leaves)
  • Chinese Evergreen
  • Christmas Rose
  • Cineraria
  • Clematis
  • Cordatum
  • Corn Plant
  • Cornstalk Plant
  • Croton
  • Cuban Laurel
  • Cutleaf Philodendron
  • Cycads
  • Cyclamen
  • Daffodil
  • Devil's Ivy
  • Dieffenbachia
  • Dracaena Palm
  • Dragon Tree
  • Dumb Cane
  • Easter Lily (especially in cats!!!!)
  • Elaine
  • Elephant Ears
  • Emerald Feather
  • English Ivy
  • Fiddle-leaf fig
  • Florida Beauty
  • Foxglove
  • Fruit Salad Plant
  • Geranium
  • German Ivy
  • Giant Dumb Cane
  • Glacier Ivy
  • Gold Dieffenbachia
  • Gold Dust Dracaena
  • Golden Pothos
  • Hahn's Self-Branching Ivy
  • Heartland Philodendron
  • Hurricane Plant
  • Indian Rubber Plant
  • Janet Craig Dracaena
  • Japanese Show Lily (especially cats !!!)
  • Jeusalem Cherry
  • Kalanchoe
  • Lacy Tree Philodendron
  • Lily of the Valley
  • Madagascar Dragon Tree
  • Marble Queen
  • Marijuana
  • Mexican Breadfruit
  • Miniature Croton
  • Mistletoe
  • Morning Glory
  • Mother-in Law's Tongue
  • Narcissus
  • Needlepoint Ivy
  • Nephytis
  • Nightshade
  • Oleander
  • Onion
  • Oriental Lily (especially in cats!!!)
  • Peace Lily
  • Peach (wilting leaves and pits)
  • Pencil Cactus
  • Plumosa Fern
  • Poinsettia (low toxicity)
  • Poison Ivy
  • Poison Oak
  • Pothos
  • Precatory Bean
  • Primrose
  • Red Emerald
  • Red Princess
  • Red-Margined Dracaena
  • Rhododendron
  • Ribbon Plant
  • Saddle Leaf Philodendron
  • Sago Palm
  • Satin Pothos
  • Schefflera
  • Silver Pothos
  • Spotted Dumb Cane
  • String of Pearls
  • Striped Dracaena
  • Sweetheart Ivy
  • Swiss Cheese Plant
  • Taro Vine
  • Tiger Lily (especially cats!!!)
  • Tomato Plant (green fruit, stem and leaves)
  • Tree Philodendron
  • Tropic Snow Dieffenbachia
  • Weeping Fig
  • Yew