Common Household Plants Poisonous To Pets

Common Household Plants Poisonous To Pets

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The following list was produced by Dr. Jill A Richardson, DVM,  Veterinary Poison Information Specialist, ASPCA National Animal Poison Control Center, www.napcc.aspca.org, in 1997

It is comprised from the information found at the ASPCA site here

http://www.aspca.org/Pet-care/poison-control/Plants.aspx?plant_toxicity=toxic-to-cats

Although it is focused on cats & dogs, ferrets react similarly to many plants as cats & dogs do, so best to err on the side of caution.

ASPCA 24-hour emergency poison hotline 1-888-426-4435.

Aloe Vera

African Violet

Amaryllis

Apple (seeds)

Apple Leaf Croton

Apricot (pit)

Asparagus Fern

Autumn Crocus

Azalea

Baby’s Breath

Begonia Rex

Bird of Paradise

Bittersweet

Branching Ivy

Buckeye

Buddhist Pine

Caladium

Calla Lily

Castor Bean

Century Plant

Ceriman

Charming Dieffenbachia

Cherry (seeds and wilting leaves)

Chinese Evergreen

Chrysanthemum

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

Elaine

Elephant Ears

Emerald Feather

English Ivy

Eucalyptus

Fiddle-leaf Fig

Florida Beauty

Four O’ Clock

Foxglove

Fruit Salad Plant

Geranium

German Ivy

Giant Dumb Cane

Glacier Ivy

Gold Dust Dracaena

Golden Pathos

Hahn’s Self- Branching Ivy

Heartland Philodendron

Hurricane Plant

Hydrangea

Indian Rubber Plant

Iris

Ivy (English and Baltic)

Janet Craig Dracaena

Japanese Show Lily

Jerusalem Cherry

Jimsom Weed

Kalanchoe

Lacy Tree Philodendron

Lily of the Valley

Madagascar Dragon Tree

Marble Queen

Marigold

Marijuana

Mexican Breadfruit

Miniature Croton

Mistletoe

Morning Glory

Mother-in Law’s Tongue

Narcissus

Needlepoint Ivy

Nephytis

Nightshade

Oleander

Onion

Oriental Lily

Peace Lily

Peach (wilting leaves and pits)

Pencil Cactus

Peperonia

Petunia

PhilodendronPlumosa Fern

Poinsettia (low toxicity)

Poison Ivy

Poison Hemlock

Poison Oak

Potato (sprouts)

Pothos

Prayer Plant

Precatory Bean

Primrose

Red Emerald

Red Princess

Red-Margined Dracaena

Rhododendron

Rhubarb leaf blades

Ribbon Plant

Rubber Plant

Saddle Leaf Philodendron

Sago Palm

Satin Pothos

Schefflera

Silver Pothos

Spotted Dumb Cane

String of Pearls

Striped Dracaena

Sweet violets

Sweetheart Ivy

Swiss Cheese Plant

Taro Vine

Thorn Apple

Tiger Lily

Tomato Plant (green fruit stem and leaves)

Tree Philodendron

Tropic Snow

Dieffenbachia

Tulips

Weeping Fig

Wormwood

Yew