Non-toxic plants for pets
Safe Plants For Pets
Want to make your home a pet-friendly paradise? Look no further than our top picks for furry friend approved plants! We'll give you the scoop on adding plants to your home - all while remaining safe for animals.
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What Makes Plants Toxic?
Plants contain various compounds, including alkaloids to glycosides, proteins and amino acids that create substances responsible for creating a dangerous chemical makeup that can irritate or harm your pet. Anything from the roots to stems to leaves, be sure to keep toxic plants away from eager pets. As for pet friendly plants, they can still cause some irritation, but nothing too harmful. Nontoxic plants can still be vibrant, colorful, and have textures leaves that will boast any room in your home. Keep on reading to start your pet friendly indoor jungle!
STEPS FOR SUCCESS
Find the right plant
First, identify which genus plants are non-toxic to pets. Some are toxic and some irritate the mouth. For more information about toxic plants, read the ASPCA list of pet friendly plants here!
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Find the right spot
If your pet is curious, try putting your plant on a stand, high table, or in a hanging basket.
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Add Green To Your Home!
Overall, there are many unique plants to choose from that will make your home look beautiful and that are safe for your pet. Going forward, research any new plants before bringing them into your home, and try to keep them out of reach of your curious furry friend. Now that you know the basics, have fun exploring houseplants that best suit you and your pet!