Didn’t know Pothos was toxic to cats. Satin pothos (also known as silk pothos) is toxic to dogs and cats. Linda Lawrence September 12, 2015 at 2:16 pm # lol thank you Hairless Cat Girl. It’s worth noting that the presence of calcium oxalate in this plant is also mildly toxic to humans. Spanish thyme 14. With prolonged skin contact, the sap can also cause a rash or skin irritation. If you have noticed your cat chewing the plant or have been observing the aforementioned symptoms in the cat, you should rush the pet to a vet. Tulip and Narcissus bulbs 15. Toxic and Non-Toxic Plant List - Cats Plants Toxic to Cats Adam-and-Eve (Arum, Lord-and-Ladies, Wake Robin, Starch Root, Bobbins, Cuckoo Plant) | Scientific Names: Arum maculatum | Family: Araceae Care should be taken that cats do not roam around in the neighborhood where there is a potential presence of toxic plants. Some of the most toxic plants for cats include trendy houseplants like Monstera deliciosa, Jade plants, Aloes, and Devils Ivy. There are thousands of types of lilies, but you should keep them all away from your cat. Pothos plant, also famous by the names of golden pothos, devil’s ivy taro vine and ivy arum, are quite toxic to cats. But today she was licking her lips nonstop and it occurred to me it might be because of the plant. Once the cats consume the venomous plants, it causes a burning sensation in their mouths. The Philodendron plant is toxic to dogs and cats. These crystals penetrate the soft tissues in the mouth, throat, and the stomachs of the cats. Family: Araceae Botanical name: Epipremnum aureum Common names: Pothos, Golden pothos, Devil’s ivy, Taro vine, Ceylon creeper, Ivy arum, Money plant, Hunter’s robe Toxicity: Toxic to cats Toxic parts: All parts are toxic Severity: Mild to moderate Toxic properties: Insoluble calcium oxalates. Common names: Amaryllis, fire lily, lily of the palace, ridderstjerne Toxic to: Cats, dogs Symptoms: Vomiting, salvation, diarrhea (large quantities can cause convulsions, low blood pressure, tremors and cardiac arrhythmias) Note: The bulbs are the most poisonous part … Common Plants and Flowers That Are Poisonous to Cats. Glad you tipped me off. Oleander 10. Thread in the Houseplants forum forum by Cora23: Hello, I'd really like to buy a pothos plant but I own two cats and they're toxic as far as I know. Satin pothos (also known as silk pothos) is toxic to dogs and cats. Common Plants and Flowers That Are Poisonous to Cats. Here’s more info on this (even though the site says Golden Pothos, it applies to all Pothos) for you. Native to native to Mo’orea in the Society Islands of French Polynesia, but naturalised in India, China, Japan, Australia, and Indonesia, pothos is an evergreen vine which is popular as a houseplant for its beautiful heart-shaped leaves and easy maintenance. If you suspect your pet may have ingested a potentially toxic substance, call the APCC at (888) 426-4435 or contact your local veterinarian as soon as possible. Wax Plant (Hoya Carnosa) A climbing plant that has waxy leaves giving rise to its name the wax plant and produces scented flowers making it a very popular house plant. All the crystals are discharged into the mouths of the cats when they bite either their leaves or stems. Apparently Aloe is pretty toxic. Your main concern is their breathing and mouth getting extremely swollen and sore. If ingested, it … Yes, Pothos plants are poisonous if ingested and can be irritant to the skin if touched. This is handled by giving IV fluids to the cat. Amaryllis 2. When cats bite, chew, or consume the golden pothos plant, the poisoning process begins. If ingested by a cat or dog, the plant may irritate the mouth, lips and tongue. Plant is now up high. The leaves and stems of pothos contain calcium oxalate crystals. In order to prevent the airway of the cat from swelling, leading to greater complications, Benadryl can be provided to the cat.