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What part of the Poinsettia Pant is toxic to dogs?
What part of the Poinsettia pant is toxic to dogs and cats? The poinsettia plant contains a milky white sap that is irritating when ingested.
What to do if your dog eats a poinsettia leaf?
While medical treatment is rarely necessary when a dog ingests a leaf from a poinsettia plant, you should contact your veterinarian if clinical signs appear in your dog. Below is a more detailed list of common Christmas plants that are dangerous to dogs.
What happens if you eat poinsettias?
The milky white sap found in poinsettias contains chemicals similar to those in detergents and when large quantities are ingested, mild signs of vomiting, drooling, or sometimes diarrhea may be seen. Skin irritation can occur when in contact with the milky white sap as well.
What are the common names of poinsettias?
Common Names: Easter flower, Christmas flower, Pappagallo, Flor de Pascua, Euphorbia, Pastora, Mexican flame leaf, Painted leaf, Fleur Pentecte, Lobster flower plant, toile de Nol. Are Poinsettias Toxic to Cats Dogs?