The following is a partial list of plants that are poisonous or hazardous to your cats, including some popular holiday plants.
This list is by no means exhaustive, but will be updated from time-to-time, so bookmark this page.
If You Think Your Cat Has Been Poisoned
Contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA National Animal Poison Control Center at one of the numbers below
1-900-443-0000 ($45.00 per case. The charge is billed directly to caller's phone.)
1-888-426-4435. $45.00 per case, credit card only.)
Follow-up calls can be made for no additional charge by dialing 888-299-2973.
|Plant Common Name||Effects/Symptoms|
|Amaryllis||Stomach and intestinal upset (vomiting, diarrhea)|
|Azalea||Incoordination, trembling, collapse|
|Cactus||Punctures skin, infection|
|Caladium||Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, shaking head, difficulty breathing|
|Creeping Charlie||Vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain, cramps|
|Easter Lily||All parts can cause kidney failure|
|Dieffenbachia||Affects central nervous system|
|Ivy||Vomiting, diarrhea, excitable behavior|
|Mistletoe||Ingesting berries can cause vomiting, diarrhea, blistering in the mouth, difficulty breathing|
|Philodendron||Same as Caladium|
|Poinsettia||Same as Mistletoe|