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Poison Control for Dogs and Cats
Comprehensive List of Poisonous Plants for  Dogs and Cats
Alfalfa (multiple exposures)
Aloe Vera
Amarylillis
Apple (seeds)
Apple Leaf Croton
Apricot (pit)
Asparagus Fern
Autumn Crocus
Avacado (fruit and pit)
Azalea
Baby's Breath
Bittersweet
Bird of Paradise
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 (Dumb Cane)
Dracaena Palm
Dragon Tree
Easter Lily (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 (cats !!!)
Jeusalem Cherry
Kalanchoe
Lacy Tree Philodendron
Lily of the Valley
Mother-in Law's Tongue
Madagascar Dragon Tree
Marble Queen
Marijuana
Mexican Breadfruit
Miniature Croton
Mistletoe
Morning Glory
Narcissus
Needlepoint Ivy
Nephytis
Nightshade
Oleander
Onion
Oriental Lily (cats!!!)
Peace Lily
Peach (wilting leaves and pits)
Pencil Cactus
Plumosa Fern
Poinsettia (low toxicity)
Poison Ivy
Poison Oak
Pothos
Potato Plant (green fruit, stem, leaves)
Precatory Bean
Primrose
Red Emerald
Red Princess
Red-Margined Dracaena
Rhododendron
Ribbon Plant
Rose petals (cats)
Saddle Leaf Philodendron
Sago Palm
Satin Pothos
Schefflera
Silver Pothos
Spotted Dumb Cane
Stargazer Lily (cats)
String of Pearls
Striped Dracaena
Sweetheart Ivy
Swiss Cheese Plant
Taro Vine
Tiger Lily (cats)
Tomato Plant (green fruit, stem,leaves)
Tree Philodendron
Tropic Snow Dieffenbachia
Weeping Fig
Yew
* please note: this list is not all inclusive
If you suspect that your pet has been poisoned contact:
ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center
1-888-426-443
5.  
This is 24 hour a day hotline.  
(Note that in some cases a consultation fee may be charged to your credit card.)

The
ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center, an operating division of the American Society
for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), is the only animal-oriented poison
control center in North America. It is a unique emergency hotline providing
24-hour-a-day, 7-day-a-week telephone assistance. The Center's hotline veterinarians
can quickly answer questions about toxic chemicals, dangerous plants, products or
substances found in our everyday surroundings that can prove poisonous or fatal to
animals.
Most Common Poisonous Plants for Dogs and Cats

Azalea – The toxins in azalea plants can be very severe, potentially cause drooling, diarrhea,
vomiting, central nervous system weakening and depression, and in extreme cases coma or
death.

Caladium - The whole plant is poisonous. Ingestion causes mouth irritation, stomach upset,
asphyxiation, tremours, seizures, and in severe cases death

Castor Bean – Poisoning as a result of this plant can cause abdominal pain, drooling,
diarrhea, vomiting increased thirst, loss of appetite and weakness.  More serious cases could
also lead to dehydration, tremors, seizures, twitching muscles, coma and possibly death.

Deiffenbachia (Dumb Cane) - The whole plant is poisonous, causing mouth irritation,
stomach upset, asphyxiation, tremours, seizures and even death.

Kalanchoe – Ingestion of this plant can cause gastrointestinal irritation and cardiac rhythm
and rate problems.

Lilies – Plants of the lily variety are very poisonous to cats.  Even very small amounts of
these plants could cause serious kidney damage.

Marijuana – Animals who attempt to snack on this plant can suffer serious consequences
such as diarrhea, vomiting, increased heart rate, drooling, in-coordination, and even possibly
seizures and coma.

Oleander – All portions of this plant are poisonous and can cause gastrointestinal irritation,
hypothermia, heart problems and possibly death.

Poinsettia – This common Christmas houseplant has poisonous leaves, flowers and stems.
Ingestion causes mouth irritation and stomach upset. Usually not fatal.

Tulips – The toxic portion of this plant is the actual bulb, which can cause drooling, central
nervous system depression, gastrointestinal irritation, cardiac issues and convulsions.

Yew – Poisoning as a result of the yew plant can affect the nervous system and cause in-
coordination, trembling and breathing difficulties.  It may also result in gastrointestinal
irritation, cardiac failure and could possibly lead to death.
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