Can Plants be Toxic For Dogs?

Though you may not know it, there could be a plant in your yard or house that could be dangerous if your dog should ingest it!  Here are just a few:

Bishop’s Weed

  • Arrow-head vine
  • Aloe
  • Azalea
  • Bishop’s weed
  • Buttercup
  • Carnation
  • Chrysanthemum
  • Daffodil
  • Daisy

To see a full list of plants – along with pictures – which are poisonous to dogs, see this article on the ASPCA website.  If your dog ingests these plants, you can either call your local veterinarian clinic or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888-426-4435 (you may be charged a fee of $65).

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Hi! I’m Sissy, a Toy Poodle. On Doggy Times I share articles about dog training, socialization, care, and health. Check out the Trick and Dog Breed Pages to learn more about your furry friend and how to train him/her.

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