10 Common Poisonous Plants for Dogs
Reviewed for accuracy on May 14, 2019, by Dr. Hanie Elfenbein, DVM, PhD
When your dog eats something dangerous, like poisonous plants, it’s a terrifying situation. And it’s even more dangerous if you don’t know which are toxic and which are safe.
Knowing which plants are toxic to dogs can help you avoid bringing them into your home or planting them in your yard if your dog is a grazer.
The ASPCA Poison Control Center warns that “consumption of any plant material may cause vomiting and gastrointestinal upset for dogs and cats.” To check if the plants in your house and yard are safe for your dog, review the Poison Control Center’s website.
Here’s a list of 10 common plants that people typically keep in their homes and gardens that can make dogs very sick or even kill them.