Dangerous Plants

Dogs, especially puppies, find plants irresistible as playthings. They love to dig in the dirt of houseplants, and seem to enjoy pulling off branches of shrubs. Because of this, it is important to make sure the plants in and around your home won’t pose a health risk to your dog. The following are some common house and landscape plants that are toxic to dogs:

  • Philodendron
  • English ivy
  • Caladium
  • Dieffenbachia
  • Elephant ear
  • Poinsettia
  • Mistletoe
  • Azaleas
  • Holly berries
  • Boxwood
  • Wisteria
  • Hydrangea
  • Oleander
  • China berry tree

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