12 Plants That Are Poisonous for Dogs and Cats

Adding a little greenery to your home decor is always a nice finishing touch—and houseplants can help cleanse the air too—but if you have pets, be careful which plants you choose.

 

Not all plants are safe for pets. In fact, there are quite a few poisonous plants for dogs and cats that can cause some very serious—sometimes even fatal—health issues. Some plants that are poisonous to cats and dogs may only cause irritation, while others can lead to kidney failure and death.

 

It’s always best to err on the side of caution and avoid having potentially toxic plants around your pets.

 

Check out our infographic so that you can avoid these very common plants that are actually very toxic to cats and dogs.

 

 

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