My fear is she is poisoned are any of these poisoness? A week ago, my cat died. It's hard to know what the ASPCA means by that general and somewhat vague description so I am not sure if a nibble on a flower or leaf would make the cat very sick, or kill it. Air plants are dog friendly plants and non-toxic for cats as well. May 15, 2016 - Find 140mm Two Moons - Convolvulus sabatius 'Two Moons' at Bunnings Warehouse. I know I didn't imagine it and I have worked for two vets surgeries in my time. The whole plant is soft before fruiting while the stem becomes coarse and old after fruiting. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on June 29, 2012: Ahh, of course, I just checked this out and it is the 'Grape Hyacinth'. Now I know why my kitten is sick! I would be more than happy to start a petition (with supporters)to make this happen. Harmful if eaten in quantity. There are over 100 species of this woody perennial shrubs of Rosacea family, all of which are recognized as generally harmless chemically to common pets, such as dogs, cats, and horses. Buy convolvulus Convolvulus cneorum - Fabulous silver foliage and white flowers: 2 litre pot: £16.99 Delivery by Crocus We use cookies to provide you with a better service and experience. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on January 22, 2012: I wish I could answer that one in a comment blondie, but that would require a whole article in itself, plus hours and hours of research. More plants, poisonous for dogs and cats will be added to the list within the near future. If your pet shows any signs of distress, contact your veterinarian immediately and make them aware of anything the animal may have consumed. Throughout my search for her I noticed some chewed off flower heads and an entry into the wall open. I am not familiar with the name, although the Muscari part does sound familiar to me from years ago when I grew Hyacinths. Now, both cats have kidney disease, are on special food and daily oral medication. I kept adjusting her diet but now I am convinced it must have been chewing plants. Though dog food is not toxic to cats, your cat needs a very different set of nutrients than a dog. Toxicity Ranking: moderate to severe. Aloe Vera is the one I would be most concerned about for the reasons listed. The Morning Glory is poisonous for both cats and dogs. Also, check out these flowering succulents. Thanks so much for this information. Keep reading to learn about 8 human foods that are poisonous to cats if ingested. my cat ate 3 tomato plants, leaves and stems. You can also visit the Pet Poison Helpline site for their Top 10 Plants Poisonous to Pets, and the ASPCA for their extensive list of Toxic and Non-Toxic Plants. This list is not exhaustive, so contact your vet before introducing new plants to your home. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on January 08, 2013: Thanks seanorjohn, I am delighted you enjoyed this and I hope your kitty stops being vomiting soon. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on April 11, 2012: Do be careful though Ravenpaw. Easter lily Lilium longiflorum (Especially poisonous to cats). In the garden they are probably more interested in chasing mice, birds etc than they are in chewing on random plants (which is not to say they won't, only that it is less likely than in the house). Take whatever steps you can to protect your cat from exposure to poisonous plants. Common human food poisonous to cats Alcohol. Other plants may cause enough damage that prolonged aftercare in the form of medication or a special diet is needed. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on November 27, 2011: Hi Indi, I am sorry to hear about your little girl. Toxicity Ranking: moderate to severe. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on February 19, 2012: No Valerie, this list is not a list of plants that cure problems, it is a list of plants that can cause problems. Genus Convolvulus can be annuals, perennials or shrubs, erect or scrambling, with simple or palmately divided leaves and solitary or clustered, open funnel-shaped flowers Details C. cneorum is a small spreading evergreen shrub to 60cm in height, with narrowly oblong, very silvery leaves and funnel-shaped white flowers tinged pink in bud, up to 4cm in width While theobromine is harmless for humans, it is very dangerous for cats. If you want to keep plants in your house, or if you let your cat out into your yard, you need to be able to accurately identify plants and flowers that are poisonous to cats. 2. The powdered root and whole flowering plant are used to make medicine. Sambucus canadensis . It bears long-stalked clusters of fragrant pink, white, or striped blooms 2 cm across among arrow-shaped leaves. Elder (leaves, root, bark) Sambuccus species Elderberry Sambucus canadensis Nausea and vomiting. Some insects are more dangerous than others. The sap that released from ficus family plants is latex and seep out when the plant is pruned. My ginger ate some of the leaves in a Lilly assorted arrangement i was frightened to learn that she might die from this. Chocolate contains caffeine and theobromine, 2 compounds that are very toxic to cats. She does not have any diarrhea, which seems to be a symptom in plant poisoning. Minor Toxicity: Ingestion of these plants may cause minor illnesses such as vomiting or diarrhea. Now after seeing this site, it seems I am going to have to rip up my whole garden and replace everything with cat 'friendly' plants. Surprisingly, even humans can overdose on liquorice! Many cats like to chew on plants, and if you’re going to have live plants in your home, you must be aware of which plants are poisonous to cats. I wish I found this page a long time ago. I cannot find any information about this plant, but I checked my notebook and noticed, that after a couple of days when I'd bought this flower, my cat was vomiting and had some sort of anorexia. He was drooling excessively and having seizures. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on May 14, 2012: Hi Lori, I am so pleased your babies are safe and that you are a responsible owner who does get veterinary treatment for her pets. An unusual shrubby member of a genus that comprises mostly climbers and scramblers, Convolvulus cneorum is a native of Mediterranean limestone hills. This article is simply a guideline, you would need to check it out with your vet or the ASPCA directly. mythbuster from Utopia, Oz, You Decide on August 19, 2012: Thanks for the information, mistyhorizon2003. She will be hydrated for the next three days. Members of the Lilium species are considered highly toxic to cats. However, it’s a bit tougher for outdoor cats; but you can still take precautions. The weeds scramble and climb by winding their stems around other upright plants, trees and fences. I'm sure I have had several plants for ages that are but my cat hasn't suffered. When your dog eats yeast there's two major health concerns you need to worry about — bloat & alcohol poisoning. arvensis. Even vets frequently refer back to text books to check things out. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on September 22, 2013: Right now it sounds like your vet is doing the right thing. I agree about lilies but surely most cats are not out there eating plants all the timer. Lily toxicity is particularly dangerous for cats. My male is better,he is eating on his own but he still will not drink very much. Convolvulus arvensis (field bindweed) is a weaker-stemmed plant, with smaller white or pink trumpet-shaped flowers, but otherwise similar in appearance to bellbind. Echium Echium species Harmful if eaten in quantity. Other cats aren’t as discriminating and will try just about everything, not knowing that some plants, such as coleus, are poisonous for them. arvensis is native to continental Europe and Asia. Advertisement. If you’re feeding wild plants or your rabbit has access to a garden, make sure you can reliably identify the plants – you don’t want to poison your bunnies! My other 2 cats won't touch it. Even ingesting the smallest part of any of the lily plant may cause intoxication and death. I immediately check the website to confirm flowers in the arrangement. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on February 05, 2012: Whoops good point bellagirl61, I must have had a blonde moment (or a glass of wine) when I suggested indoor tomatoes, although my own cats ignore my outdoor ones, and would probably ignore any indoor ones. Most cat owners know that lilies are poisonous to cats, although it can be easy to forget this over time, and naturally not every cat owner is aware; and unfortunately, some find this out the hard way. Toxic and Non-Toxic Plant List - Cats Plants Toxic to Cats Adam-and-Eve (Arum, Lord-and-Ladies, Wake Robin, Starch Root, Bobbins, Cuckoo Plant) | Scientific Names: Arum maculatum | Family: Araceae The powdered root and whole flowering plant are used to make medicine. Elephant ears Bergenia species Intense burning, irritation and swelling of the mouth and throat. Convolvulus arvensis (field bindweed) is a species of bindweed that is rhizomatous and is in the morning glory family (Convolvulaceae), native to Europe and Asia. Convolvus cneorum will grow slowly to a mound of about 60cm, but keep it to around 30-40cm with a hard prune in the summer after flowering and it will remain beautifully compact and bushy. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on October 18, 2011: gryphin423 from Florida on October 18, 2011: Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on October 02, 2011: Thank you cleowolf, I am so sorry you lost your two cats as I know how devastating it is to lose a pet under any circumstances, but not to know why is even worse. In fact, chocolate is more dangerous to cats than dogs. Elephant ears . Dogs can survive with lower levels of vitamin A and protein, while cats cannot. I was just wondering if Boston Fern is toxic to cats. Dan Sheppard from Perth, Western Australia on December 12, 2011: wow, this is incredibly detailed with the pictures. Since many plants are irritants, most symptoms seen will be the result of irritation or inflammation, such as redness, swelling or itchiness of the eyes, skin or mouth. Human Foods. Echium Echium species Harmful if eaten in quantity. Lilies: While gorgeous, these blossoming beauties should be kept far far away from cats as even the … Common convolvulus are climbing and scrambling weeds with large white or blue/purple trumpet flowers similar to that of morning glory. Toxicity Class (third column in table below). Visit your local store for the widest range of garden products. Answer: No, fortunately, these are nontoxic to both dogs and cats. Elder (leaves, root, bark) Sambuccus species Elderberry Sambucus canadensis Nausea and vomiting. My cat used to vomit and had diarrhea, but it never came to my head that it was because of the plants. Never assume a cat will instinctively try not to eat a poisonous plant—all too often, cats end up being rushed to the vet suffering from poisoning as a direct result of chewing on or eating toxic houseplants. Called the vet back and he doesn't know what is wrong with her but said the next step would be x-rays of her intestines and possibly more enemas. Plants that are poisonous to cats include both indoor and outdoor varieties. tomato plants on included in the list but you mention indoor tomatoes. Very well written, concise and helpful article. Convolvulus tricolor Harmful if eaten in quantity. Your vet will do his best to save her I am sure. Lucy, I do realise that you didn’t mean the actual sweets by the way, but I suspect the main problem with the plant would be the root, and then only if your cat had too much of it. Convolvulus arvensis var. Do you think this vet is on the right track? Good luck. If you see your cat eating a plant and you are uncertain if it is poisonous, or if you even suspect that your cat ate such a plant, do the following before you take him to your veterinarian: Remove any plant material from your cat’s hair, skin and mouth if you can do so safely. Coffee, tea and energy drinks. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on October 05, 2012: You are very welcome LakeCabin. Thanks a lot for this very useful information. It does not list all poisonous … Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on July 04, 2018: Hi ‘Worried’, in your position I would be very concerned too, mainly because of the Peruvian Lilies, which I suspect will have the same problem as other lilies to cats. Bindweed is an extremely persistent, invasive, perennial, noxious weed. Major Toxicity: These plants may cause serious illness or death. I was told by my vet that poinsettas and aloe vera would not hurt my cat or my dog. Essential Oils are usually very highly concentrated. Identifying the plant is very important for determining treatment. Ficus Family. Convolvulus arvensis Animals tend to teach us many valuable lessons. linearifolius. The vet did say that was possible, if it was scrunched up enough in her intestine that it couldn't be seen. Cats will chew on plants. Not all of them will prove fatal if chewed or eaten, but some most definitely can kill your much-loved feline friend. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on February 11, 2012: Glad to be of help Patricia, and glad your cat is okay now :), My cat ate something that made her very ill and had to be taken to the vet. Could this be harmful, as it's a decorative plant? Many common insects are harmless to cats, but some can be poisonous or cause injury. Toxic plants include: Aloe; Azalea; Chrysanthemum; Lilies; Marijuana; Mistletoe; Poinsettia; Tulips; Rhododendrons; 5. I can only say that the general consensus based on cases has caused the Poinsettia to be listed as overrated in its toxicity. A rubber band is a possibility (I have seen this happen before). It can cause: diarrhea; vomitting; … Thanks. Christmas Catus. After stargazing lillies almost killing my daughter's kitten, I googled your article and found several plants I need to remove from my home. I cannot see any evidence that she has eaten from any of my plants and I have never seen her eating any either but I have to consider this as being a possibility. Learn which ones to avoid to keep your pets safe. The weeds scramble and climb by winding their stems around other upright plants, trees and fences. You never know, you could be related to my Step Father and his family!! this explains why one of my cats was vomiting recently. It was so helpful to me. Surely they'll instinctively avoid them! One note though, it might be helpful: Muscari Mill is also poisonous. It is this compound which makes liquorice sweet. Also appreciate you adding the info about Muscari Mill. Nikolaos said: ↑ I hope my cats will be OK! I have a hunch that she may have picked up a rubber band on the floor somewhere (which I have to keep shut up in a drawer because she will chew them but maybe one had somehow slipped onto the floor without my knowing) and it's not showing up on the x-ray. Common names: Maiden's breath Toxic to: Cats, dogs Symptoms: Vomiting, diarrhea Barbados Lily. In fact, even if the cats ingest a few leaves of the flower, there would be no harm done. So long as there was no pollen on the leaves she should be hopefully. Nick . I just responded over on your article about community/urban gardening and mentioned I am planning indoor gardening to compensate for rising food costs and the short grow season where I live. Hope you do find a cure. Lilies in particular have a sweet scent which attracts curious cats, however its orange pollen is highly toxic and causes fatal kidney failure in cats. Thank you for your post! Here's the ASPCA's list of the 17 top toxic plants to steer your kitty away from. It is a climbing or creeping herbaceous perennial plant growing to 0.5–2 m high. [email protected] on January 28, 2017: My cat died very quickly from eating a poinsettia leaf. Field bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis) is a perennial herbaceous vine, that is considered one of the most troublesome weeds of agricultural fields worldwide.C. The vet thinks it is the result of her eating from the 'Orange Lily' plant. The Colorado State University Guide to Poisonous Plants database lists trees, shrubs and perennials that can be harmful to animals. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on September 21, 2013: No you don't need to sign up to ask a question Susie as you have now found out. Hydrangea shrubs contain a toxin similar to cyanide and can quickly lead to oxygen deprivation and death. Your vet may also administer medication like sucralfate, which protects the damaged areas of the stomach. For one, I didn't realize that Aloe Vera and daffodils, in particular, are toxic to cats and dogs. I have been nursing 2 of my babies back to health for 5 days now. Alternatively go for plants you can eat such as vegetables grown indoors e.g. The Colorado State University Guide to Poisonous Plants database lists trees, shrubs and perennials that can be harmful to animals. So pleased you found this in time (prior to your planting). You now have at least got the chance to warn other cat owners of the risks, friends, family etc. The only real way to protect your indoor cats from poisonous plants is to avoid them altogether. Lily toxicity is particularly dangerous for cats. I am still forcing pedialite but he is up and walking and even had 2 bowl movements. Each category is further organized alphabetically by family and by species within each family. My three year old cat is in hospital as we speak with Kidney failure. Common convolvulus are climbing and scrambling weeds with large white or blue/purple trumpet flowers similar to that of morning glory. Ipomoea or Convolvulus or Morning Glory is another deadly flower that’s nothing less than a snake in the grass. Despite the best treatment from veterinarians, it causes many cats to die. Certain animal species may have a peculiar vulnerability to a potentially poisonous plant. Field bindweed, creeping jenny, European bindweed, morningglory, perennialmorningglory, smallflowered morning glory I even tried to give him CPR but he was gone in 5 minutes. He still can't diagnose her, said it could be an intestinal virus, which the body has to fight on its own, or it could be something toxic she ingested, which also is a matter of time to be eliminated from her system. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on November 14, 2011: To be honest I would get rid of it as it will cause oral irritation and intense burning to both the mouth and lips, even if your kitten doesn't swallow it (see 'Devil's Ivy' in the A-Z list above). indoor tomatoes, chili peppers, salads etc. View List of Commonly Poisonous to Pets Plants [PDF] Poisonous plants may cause reactions ranging from mild nausea to death. I had an indoor/outdoor cat who lived for 21 years exposed to lilies, but I spent the last three years of his life hydrating him for failing kidneys. Do not attempt to diagnose or treat any ailments yourself. Elderberry. Easter lily. It is important she keeps taking in food to keep her system active and see if things are passing through okay day by day. It should be mandatory that the labels that come with the plants advise whether they are poisonous to our beloved pets or not because if they did then my little girl wouldn't be in hospital fighting for her life right now! I gave pedialyte around the clock for 3 days. Asian, Day, Easter, Glory, Japanese Show, Peace, Red, Rubrum, Stargazer, Tiger and Wood lilies are all toxic to cats. Thank you! Convolvulus althaeoides is a gorgeous climber from the bindweed family. Their poisons, or acids are what help succulents survive in the wild, but I would rather it be my kittens. Also Read: How to Save a Dying Air Plant. https://homeguides.sfgate.com/geraniums-poisonous-... Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on October 27, 2018: PS. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on January 28, 2017: So sorry for your loss Jake. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on January 24, 2018: Sorry to hear this happened to your cats Carmen, but thank you for sharing your story so others can realise how serious the risk is to their cats and the ongoing costs it can incur if they are lucky enough to survive. The toxins in kalanchoe have also been known to cause abnormal heart rhythms. When deeper parts of the gastrointestinal tract, like the stomach and intestines, become irritated, vomiting and diarrhea are likely. :). May cause a skin allergy. Cats like to eat grass when they are outside, but sometimes they bring this habit indoors and chew on houseplants and many of these can be toxic. Position a sunny spot and plant in well-drained soil. She doesn't need to have intentionally chewed on the plant itself. Xylitol. I hope this comes in useful to you in the future too :), Great list, very helpful, esp since 2 flowers on here are ones my girl kitten has taken to chewing on (carnation & primrose) which i hope wont be fatal (she seems fine though thankfully) but i am definitley bookmarking this for future reference! Pruning. Cindy is a conscientious cat mom who loves sharing pet expertise with others through writing. Echium. The use of Field Bindweed is one for me as my greyhound with osteosarcoma (to the right) has stimulated me to revisit its use as an effective anti-tumor medication. Most cats are choosy about what they eat. Ficus family has more than 800 species of plants and most of them discharge sap. You might also find my article on Lilies being capable of killing your cat within hours interesting. You might want to read my other article on this called 'Lilies can kill your cat within hours' (link below): I agree plants should come with labels that say if they are dangerous to pets. She will not answer my call. He suggested leaving her overnight so they could treat her some more. While these should seem like common sense, it is important that they be included in this documentation of items that are poisonous to your cat. Check out this list of non-toxic flowers that won’t be harmful to your pet, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. The following table contains a list of plants known to poison animals in the United States. Which houseplants CAN we have? I will always carry the guilt of buying the [email protected]@@!!! Naturally, some plants are poisonous to chickens, just as there are plants that are poisonous to other pets like cats and dogs. If you suspect your cat or dog has ingested plant matter (or … Here’s a list of some common plants that are toxic to cats:Â. I haven't taken enough precautions in my planning to know what plants to keep out of reach of my cat! Difficulty breathing (if the airways are affected), Drooling or difficulty swallowing (if the mouth, throat orÂ, Vomiting (if the stomach or small intestines are affected), Diarrhea (if the small intestines or colon are affected), Excessive drinking and urinating (if the kidneys are affected), Fast, slow or irregular heart beat and weakness (if the heart is affected). Boredom, curiosity, and easy access to landscaping and indoor plants may influence how likely your cat is to eat coleus and become vulnerable to poisoning. Common names: Amaryllis, fire lily, lily of the palace, ridderstjerne Toxic to: Cats, dogs Symptoms: Vomiting, salvation, diarrhea (large quantities can cause convulsions, low blood pressure, tremors and cardiac arrhythmias) Note: The bulbs are the most poisonous part of this … Now my female is constipated on top of everything else. Is Convolvulus arvensis poisonous to human There is a distinct characteristic of Convolvulus arvensis L.. Your kitty may beg when you sit down to eat (or try to steal some bites when you’re … Also known as Convolvulus mauritanicus, this tender rock bindweed is a native of north Africa and a popular trailing plant for hanging baskets and containers. Lilies. There are over 700 plants that are toxic to cats and dogs. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on February 17, 2019: I’m pleased this helped you HERBWOMAN7125. With exception to peace lily and calla lily, all other lily varieties are major threats to cats, causing kidney failure and death. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on March 01, 2018: good site good site thanks for the pictures since I do not know the names of my house plants. Planting. The ratio of stem and leaf in the whole growing season is 1:1.08 while the ratio of dry and fresh counts as 1:4.2. Onions and garlic. I didn't not know this at first because the first one to show signs of illness was one that I have a chronic constipation problem with. They also appear to attract cats. They might dig it up or find one in the garden shed, toss it around and then start chewing on it, potentially resulting in them being poisoned. I noticed she was venturing further afield when I let her out by the front garden. If you want to keep plants in your house, or if you let your cat out into your yard, you need to be able to accurately identify plants and flowers that are poisonous to cats. Pet owners should get together and fight for change. Your post mentions Hyacinths - and Muscari Mill comes from this flower group; it surely is dangerous for cats, too. Convolvulus tricolor . Many common houseplants can be poisonous to cats. But she is well now, and I got rid of all the suspicious plants. I also wish to know if Butterfly Pea (tea, blooms, leaves, etc.) Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on January 28, 2019: I’m afraid not Jan, I would avoid letting your cats too near to them. Typical symptoms include excessive panting, hallucinations, increase in aggression, inability to stand, lethargy, stupor and vomiting. My boys will be safe now & my boys are very curious. Victoria Lover of Exotic Flora. I have a 9 year old cat that has been chewing on my aloe plant for about 3 years and has never gotten sick from it. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on November 06, 2013: I hope Ginger will be okay. It blooms in full in the early morning, thus the name morning glory. She is strictly and indoor cat and could not have picked up or eaten anything from outdoors. Thanks. I just adopted two more rescue cats recently. Convolvulus cneorum Growing Guide. Luckily, I haven't planted anything I needed to deter my cat from snooping in (whew)... he's a snoopy, persistent li'l guy! For example:Â. How long does it take for the side effects to happen if they do?? Ant baits have a sweet smell and taste to attract ants. Be sure to follow your veterinarian’s instructions and ask any questions that you might have. May cause a skin allergy. I hope your little girl does recover. The problem. Joined: Jun 9, 2006 Messages: 19,403 Occupation: Lady of Leisure Location: Portugal Ratings: +10,063. This work of yours is truly an exhaustive effort worthy of Pinning and sharing with my friends. Larkspur. Thanks for the extra info :). My boyfriend sent me flowers and when I came home from work after an hour I noticed my female cat missing. He said maybe she got into something that upset her. I hope your kitten will be okay. ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center Phone Number: (888) 426-4435 . Yeast is highly toxic to dogs, and the ingestion of it can lead to life threatening complications. It will either climber or trail, bearing delicate heart-shaped, silver green leaves. I want to be certain, so I guess this is a good question for a vet. The weedy perennial field bindweed (C. arvensis) is native to Europe but is widely naturalized in North America and twines around crop plants and along roadsides. This list of poisonous plants is taken from the RWAF Guide: Going green - healthy eating for your rabbit. I had no idea so many plants were poisonous to cats. From mid to late summer large, funnel shaped flowers are borne and a striking clear pink. As little as a tablespoon of alcohol can lead to problems for your cat. Good luck. Excellent symptomatic breakdown and alternative names for plants. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on August 30, 2011: Hi jadednae, always go to a vet if in doubt, home remedies are always a last resort and should never be used in poisoning cases. C. arvensis is considered a noxious weed in the United States, Australia and South Africa. Cat food should contain plenty of vitamin A, taurine, arachidonic acid and protein, and dog food has much lower levels of these nutrients. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on March 20, 2012: Glad to be of help Catherine, and pleased you will be able to use this in the future as well :). If ingested, immediately call the Poison Control Center -- (800) 222-1222 -- or your doctor. To keep a safe environment for your kitties, please beware of planting the following species. However, there is a long list of plants that are poisonous to cats. Bless you! As far as marijuana (hemp) is concerned - there results of animals being treated for a variety of ailments using hemp oil has been remarkable - animals have been known to eat marijuana and it hasnt been toxic to them. I recently put feather grass in my garden & my cats immediately were drawn to it. my Mum had a Yorshire Terrier dog years ago that died after eating the neighbours Primroses from her garden. Bromeliad plants are not poisonous to cats. Batteries can be toxic to both dogs and cats, leading to ulcers in the mouth, esophagus and stomach. Asian, Day, Easter, Glory, Japanese Show, Peace, Red, Rubrum, Stargazer, Tiger and Wood lilies are all toxic to cats. Thank you for answering which plants are poisonous to cats. She ate a little this morning but will not drink. This list contains plants that have been reported as having systemic effects on animals and/or intense effects on the gastrointestinal tract. Toxic doses can vary widely from plant to plant. Common names include bindweed and morning glory ; both names shared with other closely related genera . In the meantime I started noticing the other one showing signs and now I am forcing pedialyte down her. This article is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge. Convolvulus arvensis var. The Poisonous Plant Guide is constructed to enable location of a plant by either knowing the common or botanical name of the plant. He is very experienced but isn't helping. Easter lily Lilium longiflorum (Especially poisonous to cats). I took her immediately and waited for the results, which were negative. Thanks for making this HUB! 5. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on July 24, 2011: I am so sorry to hear about your tabby cat Fatima, and I really hope this does help you to protect your other pets. SO grateful for the reassurance this page has given tonight. Can hyacinth kill that fast? Bergenia species. Chocolate is deadly for cats. Re my last comment: I did find info on the ASPCA website that said that the Essential Oils and some Chemical compounds of the Orange plant can be toxic to cats. She did not eat any of it though. You might find my article on coping with the loss of a pet helps a little bit: https://hubpages.com/animals/How-do-you-get-over-t... Again I am really sincerely sorry for your loss. Oxalates: The juice or sap of these plants contains oxalate crystals. Home remedies or do I have to go to vet? Would greatly appreciate any help/info you can provide. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on December 12, 2011: Thanks Dan, I am hoping it saves many cat's lives and was therefore worth the time it took to compile all the information. But there is a physical injury risk that the flowers pose to the cats. A better question would be what are the plants NOT poisonous to cats. Certainly if this is as a result of an allergic reaction then it could definitely happen 'that fast', sometimes allergic reactions happen within minutes depending on what causes them and the level of reaction the animal in question has, (think of how quickly a person allergic to bee stings can react). Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on February 14, 2013: I would not expect a Vet to know from memory every single plant that can cause your cat or dog a problem. I'm really curious where you got your info on the Orange plant being toxic to cats. Its genus is Ipomoea, which has more than 600 species, of which more common are Ipomoea purpurea. Many pet owners keep common plants in their homes without realising that they are poisonous to cats. Marley didn't make it and my heart is absolutely broken. Featuring the photos is a fantastic plus. Cats will seek out antifreeze as they find its smell and taste appealing. It is the lily pollen that is dangerous. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on March 14, 2012: Golly Kathleen, I wrote this article 2 years ago, and I have written loads more since. A lethal dose of antifreeze is 1.5ml/kg. Bulbs such as daffodils, tulips and jonquils are poisonous to both cats and dogs with the main concern being that bulbs are often confused by pets as a ball to play with. Leaves broader. Elephant ears Bergenia species Intense burning, irritation and swelling of the mouth and throat. Thank you again for any help you can give me to help her. The trumpet-shaped flowers have poisonous seeds inside them. Question: Are Christmas cacti poisonous to cats? And because they love to climb and explore, it is difficult to keep plants out of their reach. In this article, I hope to list many of the most common plants that pose health risks to cats so that you can ensure you don't bring them into your home. His main concern is to get food into her; that she needs food into her digestive system in order to be able to evacuate. See our photo gallery of the 10 Most Common Poisonous Plants for Cats. I didn't know that lilies in particular were so toxic. Can be fatal. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on November 13, 2014: I would advise you to err on the side of caution Heather and get rid of any house plants just in case. My last (and final) indoor/outdoor cat died suddenly without apparent cause, and I wonder if it was his favorite hunting ground under the orange daylilies. Larkspur is another poisonous flower that has affected cattle’s heavily in the western US. If this is an emergency see the Poison Control … Voted up. All the symptoms were there, convulsions/fitting etc. Other treatments may be required based on the toxin involved and the cat’s condition. Bindweeds are a problematic for a number of reasons; Bellbind spreads mainly from sections of underground stem (rhizome) or root. Check out this list of non-toxic flowers that won’t be harmful to your pet, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Richie Mogwai from Vancouver on November 05, 2012: Amazing, truly amazing hub. If you are unsure of the name of the poisonous plant that your cat was exposed to, bring a sample of the plant or plant material that your cat has vomited with you to the veterinary office.Â. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on March 04, 2013: I am so sorry to hear this Cami1565, you must be heartbroken, but please don't let the guilt haunt you, it could have happened to anyone, and it could have been any plant, or some other cause of death completely. I am so glad I wrote this article when I did as the amount of positive comments on it show that it really does make a difference to saving lives. Flowers Toxic to cats that are commonly used in flower arrangements; Flowers and Plants that are toxic to cats organized by symptoms; Flowers that are not toxic to cats and are commonly used in flower arrangements. Thank you so much. If your kitty looks at all unwell get her to a vet asap and tell him about the lily pollen on her nose. Echium Echium species Harmful if eaten in quantity. Hi, I want to bring in my alternanthera inside for winter, will it harm my cats? In many, if not most, cases, just having a plant in your yard that is poisonous won't necessarily cause problems. Many toxic plants are irritants: they cause localized inflammation of the skin, mouth, stomach, etc. I know the plant isn't poisonous to cats but I didn't know the seeds were toxic. I can't comment on the purple passion and the African mask as I am not familiar with them. Visit your local store for the widest range of garden products. :). For best results grow Convolvulus althaeoides in moist but well-drained soil in full sun. ACPSA specially mentions it as a toxic plant for cats, dogs, and horses. I even had to explain to one vet I worked for that guinea-pigs can and do eat the flower as well as the stalk of dandelions (and he was generally a very good vet). I checked the few houseplants in the toxic list you provide (thank you) but found no signs of any having been chewed and I don't have any lilies of any kind. Elder (leaves, root, bark) Sambuccus species Elderberry Sambucus canadensis Nausea and vomiting. Despite the best treatment from veterinarians, it causes many cats to die. I must ask about your name 'Cassaday' as my Step Father (now in his late 70's) has this name, and his sisters have been trying to trace the family tree for some time now. Again, thank you very much. Convolvulus / k ə n ˈ v ɒ l v juː l ə s / is a genus of about 200 to 250 species of flowering plants in the bindweed family Convolvulaceae, with a cosmopolitan distribution. Carry on browsing if you're happy with this, or find out how to manage cookies. You could also buy fake plants too. Across the world, there is a huge range of biting and stinging animals or insects … Call the Pet Poison Helpline at 1-855-764-7661 or Animal Poison Control at 1-888-426-4435. It looks a lot like an Asparagus Fern. What a fantastically helpful page. I would hope that if there is no change in a day or two he would operate to investigate further and ensure nothing is blocking her intestine that is not showing up on the x-ray due to the nature of the object in question. Your veterinarian may give your cat medications to encourage vomiting and/or activated charcoal to absorb any of the toxic principle that may be in the gut. This list is very clear and helpful. Is Buttfly Pea (tea, blooms, leaves, etc) toxic to cats? He litterally did not move for 3 days. Having had cats all my life and also being an avid gardener, I never realised the potential risks. Thanks again for your hard work in putting together this page. Supportive care, such as intravenous fluids, anti-nausea drugs, pain medicine for cats and anti-inflammatory medication will be used as needed. Animals exhibiting signs and symptoms of distress should be seen by a veterinarian immediately. It has been widely naturalised in tropical and temperate parts of the world. Like x 1; Friendly x 1; Nikolaos, Jul 26, 2019 #1585 Quote in Conversation. It takes only a small amount to result in poisoning. The flowers the florist listed are lavender roses, purple stock, lavender Peruvian Lillie’s, purple statice, lush greens. Your article on plants toxic to cats was very helpful. Thanks!! Nausea and vomiting. The flower is not on the list ASPCA made of plants that are harmful to cats. ... Is Convolvulus sabatius poisonous? Bites or stings. May cause a skin allergy. I have two indoor cats (not related) both chewed on a large house plant of the Lily family. Thank you once again! I am very concerned, needless to say. Should I take her to a different vet? What to do if your pet eats toxic plants. Are granddaddy long legs poisonous to cats? Says she won't be able to have a bowel movement until she eats enough to push the stool through. Sadly, it was my favourite flower, but I'm happy I wasn't too late to get rid of it, and this last week my cat was healthy and eating well again. It might cause mild discomfort in the intestine if your pet ingests it. It is so helpful and some garden plants need to be evicted now. Only your vet can tell you a cure or what could have caused the problems your cat has had. The toxic principle in other plants may have a systemic effect and damage or alter the function of a cat’s organs, like the kidney or heart. To keep on the safe side I have included plants that the ASPCA include on their toxic list.If you don't see a plant on the list above then it's most likely not known to be poisonous to the ASPCA. While it is tasty and harmless to humans, a simple nibble could be life-threatening for your cat. I have a devil's ivy plant, it is up high, but now my kitten found out how to get up there. Natural liquorice derived from liquorice root contains glycyrrhizin. Thanks for any information. Echium Echium species Harmful if eaten in quantity. Ant baits: These contain boric acid which is toxic to cats if eaten in a large amount. Oh, and just to let you know I am working very closely with my vet on this. Still won't eat and she vomited again shortly after I got her home. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on February 03, 2019: I am inclined to agree with you re Marijuana, although looking at the symptoms they are indicative of an animal that has consumed too much of it, hence the sleepiness, vomiting etc. Minor Toxicity: Ingestion of these plants may cause minor illnesses such as vomiting or diarrhea. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on March 04, 2019: If only I had the time to research that article too Dori, but there would no doubt be thousands of plants and in recent times I have a lot of other stuff going on in my life that doesn’t allow me much time for writing any more. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on March 23, 2013: Hi There, sounds like you might have an Aloe Vera that is one of the less toxic varieties (there are many variations). When its leaves are plucked, it releases viscous milky white sap that is poisonous and its contact to eye causes loss in vision. In small amounts I am certain it can be very beneficial for various medical conditions. Lisa Fucci from Boston, Massachusetts on November 06, 2013: I am enraged at the fact that florists and other retailers do not have to label flowers as toxic to pets and children. No, it is not. Surprising as it may seem Vets do not know everything, and to be honest, in my experience of working in Vet's surgeries quite often I have seen the senior nurses know more than the vets do about things like this. Is yeast poisonous to dogs? Click on the links below to learn more about what plants we carry, that can cause cats harm. Needless to say i feel that the Sellers of such deadly plants should be held accountable for not labeling "toxic to Animals, and children"pray with me that my ginger survives..thank you. So far she has not vomited again. Many types of lily, such as tiger, Asian, Japanese Show, Easter, Stargazer and the casa blanca, can cause kidney failure in cats. Elder (leaves, root, bark) Sambuccus species Elderberry Sambucus canadensis Nausea … Aug 14, 2014 - Find 140mm Two Moons - Convolvulus sabatius 'Two Moons' at Bunnings Warehouse. I would suggest a second opinion personally as I am surprised your vet had not already done an x-ray after the first 24 hours with no change. Convolvulus tricolor Harmful if eaten in quan tity. Antifreeze (ethylene glycol): Antifreeze is a common cause of poisoning in small animals. Unfortunately I don't have the label which was together with the flowers when I bought them, so I might be wrong, but I think the Latin name for this flower was Muscari neglectum. How can one even plan a garden if all these plants are poisonous? ", Greetings. She did have a strange habit of gnawing on the wood of my dressers in the bedroom, wondered if it could be something toxic in the finish...thank you so much for such a helpful article though. I have an arum lily plant, after viewing this page, i went to see the plant and sure enough, his little bite marks were all over the leaves and on the flower. Several Convolvulus species are widespread or conspicuous. Toxic and Non-Toxic Plants List. It is organized into three categories; mechanically injurious plants, photosensitizers, and plants poisonous by ingestion. Appreciate the info. There are two varieties: Convolvulus arvensis var. This includes removing such plants from your home and keeping your cat indoors, or closely supervising any outdoor activities. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on January 17, 2012: I am so sorry for your loss Vanessa, at least you can now spread the word to other cat owners, and the more of us that do this the more cats we can save. Dwarf morning glory Convolvulus tricolor Harmful if eaten in quantity. The excess consumption of liquorice can cause liver damage, raise blood pressure and cause muscle weakness. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on March 11, 2012: I am honestly not sure on this one kenzie, but if by 'feather grass' you mean Pampas grass I have never heard of it being toxic to cats. Chocolate. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on November 05, 2012: Thank you RichieMogwai, that is an awesome compliment :). Thanks again! Each category is further organized alphabetically by family and by species within each family. Morning glory is flowering plant that belongs to the Convolvulaceae, whose current taxonomy and systematics are in flux. An invaluable evergreen, the flowers bloom from pretty pink buds and open up into pure white cup-shaped flowers that have buttery yellow centres. Easter lily Lilium longiflorum (Especially poisonous to cats). Chocolate contains theobromine. The key is in the word 'Houseplants' as these are the ones your bored cat is most likely to come into contact with or even chew on them. Cheese and milk. Convolvulus arvensis (field bindweed) is a species of bindweed that is rhizomatous and is in the morning glory family (Convolvulaceae), native to Europe and Asia.It is a climbing or creeping herbaceous perennial plant growing to 0.5–2 m high. Never bring them into the house and it won’t be an issue. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on April 27, 2012: Cannot thank you enough for taking the time and trouble to compile this excellent list with clear pictures. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on August 12, 2018: This is really helpful, all the pictures make it easy to know the plants! If that's the case, I'm hoping that it will finally be passed when she defecates again, but who knows how long that could take? Hello, i am thinking about getting a cat and i realized i have poisonous plants like philodenrons, pathos, asparagus fern, arrowhead, aloe. Most of my plants are succulents, and it is really grieving me to get rid of them, but now I have two inquisitive indoor kittens, so I guess I have to let them go. Good luck. When in doubt, it is safest to remove a questionable plant from your home. Thank you so much for your reply. Please tell me what I can do for her to stop the diarrhea and make her well??? Overview Information Greater bindweed is a plant. I did a whole load of research at the time, but cannot answer you as to where the one piece of info relating to the Orange plant came from without spending more time tracking it down again. … Because she can't defecate, I am worried about possible bowel blockage and need to know how immediately this needs to be checked. Especially helpful having pictures alongside names too. The best diagnosis is made by identifying the plant. Note: These are the most common species and some are less common, grown indoors. Leaves narrower. My cat has been chewing on it but she seems to b ok. I hope your cat survives this assuming she has not already died. My cat ate the tiniest piece of a hyacinth leaf earlier today was was found unresponsive later on tonight. Foxglove, while very beautiful with its trumpet-like blossoms, are very poisonous to dogs, cats, and even humans. It's now Sunday morning and he has called me; they gave her a mineral oil enema and she passed some stool but he can feel a bit more in upper part of her intestine. Don't take my word for the poinsettia and aloe vera statement, Google it and you will see it is confirmed on many sites. So long as she didn't wash it off herself she should be okay, but in the meantime please get rid of this plant as the pollen from lilies will readily drop on to surfaces where a cat could walk and get it on their paws etc. And because they love to climb and explore, it is difficult to keep plants out of their reach. I am glad your cat is so much better now Kora, it is good to know this article has made a difference to her well-being. After I sent you the above post, the vet called me and asked how she was doing and when I told him that nothing had changed he said I should bring her right back; he wanted to x-ray her for foreign objects asap. My nine year old girl cat has been completely listless for two days, with frequent vomiting of frothy and mucous yellow liquid only; no food interest but has had water, keeps visiting the litter box and straining to evacuate but unable to. Looking again at what I wrote I did not say it would kill your cat, the symptoms I list do not include death. The way around the problem would be to have them in a container suspended from above, (like some people do with spider plants). The name (spelt this way) is quite rare, so if this is your surname I would be very grateful if you could contact me either here in the comments, or via a private message sent through my Hubpages profile page (see fan mail, then select 'email', no need to join the site) and give me a bit more info about where you live, family background etc so I can pass it on. It is not meant to substitute for diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, prescription, or formal and individualized advice from a veterinary medical professional. Maybe they weren't big enough to do her any noticeable harm due to lack of volume of foliage and stem consumed. Convolvulus sabatius has no toxic effects reported. arvensis.Leaves broader. Baby's Breath. The best bet is to find a list of plants you would like to have by name, and then check them out one at a time online to see if they are poisonous to cats or dogs. I so hope this article helps you and others to prevent the death of their cats (present and future) through the simple mistake of having the wrong houseplants. The Colorado State University Guide to Poisonous Plants database lists trees, shrubs and perennials that can be harmful to animals. I have lost two young cats in the last year due to mysterious circumstances, I am now wondering whether it was due to poison possibly from devil's ivy-what an apt name if so. Thank you for your research. (Note I did say here in the article that Poinsettia is not too bad, although it can cause some problems). Even non-poisonous bugs can cause vomiting or other gastrointestinal issues if too many are consumed. This is a good list - and I'm glad you included your source (which lists more garden/vegetable plants). The Poisonous Plant Guide is constructed to enable location of a plant by either knowing the common or botanical name of the plant. :) Voted up - a very useful hub. I think I have seen this on ONE website and other than that read somewhere that a "decorative" orange plant was dangerous. Echium species. Convolvulus cneorum Planting Ideas . I am confused by the last comment. If ingested, immediately call the Poison Control Center -- (800) 222-1222 -- or your doctor. Lilium longiflorum (Especially poisonous to cats). Thank you for doing this. But overall it’s non-toxic and one of the plants safe for dogs, when it’s compared to other festive plants like amaryllis. Some poisonous plant ingestions can be fatal for cats, particularly if treatment is delayed. Its evergreen foliage is covered in silky silver-grey hairs, and the flowers start as pink buds which open into 2.5cm trumpets, with blush white petals marked with a central pink stripe. Your veterinarian will also give your cat a physical exam and order tests as necessary to determine the overall health of your cat. Thank you so much for the pictures & various names used for the same plant. They are going to force feed her some soft food by mouth and see if she can evacuate. May cause a skin allergy. Many of these species are commonly kept as houseplants, so I am guessing that some will come as surprises to unsuspecting cat owners. The main reason to discourage feeding cats \"people food\" is that there are a number of foods that are toxic to cats. After reading this article I saw coleus in your article I have this plant so this must be the plant that my cat has eaten. Tropane alkaloids and toxicity of convolvulus arvensis (field bindweed). In some cases, ingesting a small amount can have devastating results, while cats may need to be exposed to relatively large amounts of other plants before symptoms develop. Also is a spilt leaf, purple passion and an african mask poisonous to cats? I thought was was constipated at first the first day I just watched him, well as a result I almost lost him. Grapes and raisins. Again, this is one where an occasional, small amount of consumption is probably not going to be a concern, but if your pet has consumed a whole bag of liquorice it might be worth contacting your vet. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on March 02, 2013: Glad this was so helpful to you Rachel :). Easter lily Lilium longiflorum (Especially poisonous to cats). I am glad you found this page before it was too late for your two kittens. Is this ok or should I just get rid of the plant?? Others have non-toxic stings or bitter tastes that can cause a cat to drool, vomit, or experience pain. 10. If ingested, call the Poison Control Center or your doctor. Please, everyone, check your plants. As soon as I got her home she kept going to the litter box with no results for passing stool even with her straining to go. I knew the devils ivy was poisonous but did not know the signs, thank you. It's problematic to come up with an absolute list of what not to have in your yard, though. I have you in favorites & will be referring back to your site on a regular basis. Fat trimmings, raw meat, raw eggs and raw fish. It is important to remember that with lilies the pollen only has to get on the cats fur and the cat wash it off in order for it to cause kidney failure, and this happens very quickly. Overview Information Greater bindweed is a plant. If you already have any of these in your home, it may be a good idea to remove them. Kalanchoe, or widow’s thrill, is toxic to cats and may cause them to experience vomiting and diarrhoea. How is it you list it as "generally over rated in toxicity? is toxic to cats? In general grasses do not seem to be a problem as far as I am aware but best you check this out with your vet. I would be inclined to assume she either ate more than you realised (possibly including the bulb) or that she had an allergic reaction to it over and above the basic poisoning effects or that something else completely caused this. Convolvulus arvensis var. If the toxic principle directly affects a particular organ, the symptoms seen will primarily be related to that organ. There are over 100 species of this woody perennial shrubs of Rosacea family, all of which are recognized as generally harmless chemically to common pets, such as dogs, cats, and horses. I am really glad you found it helpful and also wish you well with your 'indoor gardening' which will definitely help to extend your growing season :). Cats will chew on plants. are some tomato plants toxic and other not? So long as the foliage etc is out of reach of the cats there should not be a problem. Once a year blood work and urine tests for the two about $400 each. Elder (leaves, root, bark) Sambuccus species . He had not ate in 2 days and not drank for a day and a half before I realized something was terribly wrong. Convolvulus cneorum (more commonly known as Silver Bush) is an elegant plant that produces eye-catching silvery-grey foliage. Cats, for instance, are poisoned by any part of a lily. I brought a lily home yesterday not knowing it was poisonous and my kitty was smelling it and I think had some pollen residue on her nose. Would i have to get rid of these plants? These tests are especially necessary if the identity of the poisonous plant is unknown, or if the identified plant is known to target internal organs. If you are a cat owner, it's important to familiarize yourself with the everyday foods that can be dangerous, and even deadly, for cats. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on July 24, 2012: Usually within a matter of a few hours, probably maximum of five or six hours. Is bougainvillea poisonous to cats? Chocolate. It sounds rather an nasty reaction if your cat only ate a 'tiny' piece of Hyacinth. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on January 19, 2014: Hi shebacat, the title of this hub is A-Z of Houseplants that are Poisonous to your Cats. Both ate on my devils ivy. Foxglove. Harmful if eaten in quantity. Generally they won't kill your cats, but can make them very unwell. Thankyou very much! Keep your cat confined in a safe environment for close monitoring. The effect of poisonous plants can range from mild gastrointestinal upset to severe neurological damage and death. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on January 20, 2016: Sounds like you were lucky this time Deb. The sad thing is that not every cat will react the same to the toxins, so the overall scientific conclusions are based on the majority, not the minority of cases. Advice & Information. I would recommend (from having worked in two vets surgeries) an x-ray to make sure she hasn't swallowed a foreign object that is blocking her intestine (I have seen this before in both dogs and cats, and it can be anything from a small toy, a needle, a cork, pen lid or whatever, only an x-ray can determine this). There are two varieties: . Poisonous plants to avoid. Cindy Lawson (author) from Guernsey (Channel Islands) on August 19, 2012: You are welcome Mythbuster. Keep searching for her and if she seems even remotely unwell when you find her, get her to a vet as soon as possible. Took her to vet today; he checked her blood levels: everything in normal range; gave her an enema and she had a partial evacuation but vet said he could still feel a stool in her intestines; gave her an appetite stimulant and a valium. I'm feeling a bit helpless, to be honest. It sounds like tragically your cat had a particularly bad reaction to the toxins, so is the exception to the rule. It is organized into three categories; mechanically injurious plants, photosensitizers, and plants poisonous by ingestion. Even ingesting the smallest part of any of the lily plant may cause intoxication and death. Poisonous does not always mean it will be terminal as opposed to uncomfortable or requiring a vets attention to make your pet feel better. To search for photos of these plants, check the UC Berkeley CalPhotos: Plants site.. Hopefully we caught it in time with induced vomiting and charcoal. Now I will get rid of this plant. May cause a skin allergy. Plant that took his life. Cats are even more sensitive: Ingestion of a single 325 mg tablet by a 10-pound cat can cause anemia and even be fatal. 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