Cat Poisoning & Toxins

There are many surprising toxins that can be very harmful for cats and kittens. Avoid an absolute cat-astrophe by equipping yourself with the information you need to spot causes and symptoms of cat poisoning.

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Are Lilacs Poisonous to Cats? What You Need to Know About This Sweet-Smelling Shrub
Does your cat think your bouquet of lilacs smell so good she could eat it? We spoke to a veterinary toxicologist who snipped common misconceptions about lilacs and toxicity in cats.
Are Tulips Toxic to Cats?
We're getting to the root of toxic spring flowers—and experts say tulips and cats aren't a good combination.
Are Daffodils Poisonous to Cats?
Definitely keep these flowers away from your cat!
Are Orchids Poisonous to Cats?
Is your favorite flower a threat to your cat? we spoke with a veterinarian toxicologist to get the scoop.
Are Roses Poisonous to Cats? Here's How to Keep Your Kitty Safe Around These Fragrant Bouquets
While it's fine for your cat to stop and smell the roses, it can be a different story if she tries to eat them.
Which Christmas Holiday Plants Are Toxic to Cats and Dogs?
Here's what to do if your pet treats your holiday greenery as grub and how to keep poisonous plants out of their paws.

More Poisoning & Toxins

Poison Hemlock Is Sprouting Rapidly Across the Country—Here's How to Protect Your Pets
Poison hemlock has sprouted up in almost every state this year. What do you do if your pet comes in contact with it?
Are Poinsettias Poisonous to Cats and Dogs?

Don't panic about poinsettias in your home this winter, but consider whether you can keep it out of reach of your curious pet before buying one.