Which Plants are Poisonous to Cats?

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Which plants are poisonous to cats?

Aloe Vera


Autumn Crocus




Elephant Ears

Lilies, Sago Palms, and Rhododendrons are among the most toxic plants for our feline friends.






Peace Lily

Persian Violet

Sadly, there are a few plants that, if eaten by your cat, can cause death. These include Lilies, Sago Palms, Rhododendrons, Azaleas, Yew trees, Cyclamen, and Oleander.


Sago Palm



What should I do if my cat has touched, licked, or eaten a poisonous plant?

Are any plants safe for cats?



Dr. Hannah Godfrey MRCVS graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in 2011. Although she initially worked in mixed practice treating all species, she found a love for small animal work and has worked exclusively with dogs and cats since 2014. She lives in Wales with her partner, son, and two cats (named Poppy and Ashton Kutcher), and writes comedy fiction in her spare time.

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