Laurel Park Animal Hospital

1824 Windsor Dr.
Laurel Park, NC 28791

(828)697-5686

laurelparkanimalhospital.com

What to Do if You Think Your Pets Been Poisoned.....


If you suspect your pet has ingested something toxic, please contact us or the Animal Poison Control Center’s 24-hour hotline at (888) 426-4435.

 

Foods, Medications, and Plants That Are Toxic To Your Pet

Dogs should avoid:

- Foods -

  • Chocolate
  • Grapes/Raisins
  • Onions
  • Garlic
  • Salmon
  • Alcohol
  • Avocado
  • Coffee
  • Fatty Foods
  • Macadamia Nuts
  • Salt
  • Yeast Dough
  • Xylitol

- Medications -

  • Aspirin
  • Ibuprofen
  • Sleeping Aids (i.e. Ambien)
  • Cold Medicines
  • Antidepressants
  • Vitamins
  • Diet Pills

- Plants -

  • Foxglove
  • Marijuana
  • Sago Palm
  • Tulips
  • Azaleas/Rhododendrons
  • Oleander
  • Castor Bean
  • Cyclamen
  • Kalanchoe
  • Yew
  • Amaryllis
  • Autumn Crocus
  • Chrysanthemum
  • English Ivy
  • Pothos
  • Schefflera
  • Christmas Tree Water

- Other Toxins -

  •  Snail and Slug Bait
  • Toads
  • Spiders
  • Scorpions
  • Snakes
  • Blue-Green Algae in Ponds
  • Citronella Candles
  • Fertilizers
  • Swimming Pool Treatment Supplies
  • Fly Bait
  • Antifreeze
  • Liquid Potpourri
  • Ice Melting Products
  • Rat and Mouse Bait
  • Fabric Softener Sheets
  • Mothballs
  • Post-1982 Pennies

Cats should avoid:

- Foods -

  • Milk
  • Chocolate
  • Alcohol
  • Avocado
  • Coffee
  • Fatty Foods
  • Macadamia Nuts
  • Salt
  • Yeast Dough
  • Xylitol

- Medications -

  • Aspirin
  • Ibuprofen
  • Sleeping Aids (i.e. Ambien)
  • Cold Medicines
  • Antidepressants
  • Vitamins
  • Diet Pills

- Plants -

  • Lillies
  • Poinsettias
  • Marijuana
  • Sago Palm
  • Tulips
  • Azaleas/Rhododendrons
  • Oleander
  • Castor Bean
  • Cyclamen
  • Kalanchoe
  • Yew
  • Amaryllis
  • Autumn Crocus
  • Chrysanthemum
  • English Ivy
  • Schefflera
  • Peace Lillies
  • Pothos
  • Christmas Tree Water

- Other Toxins -

  • Snail and Slug Bait
  • Toads
  • Spiders
  • Scorpions
  • Snakes
  • Blue-Green Algae in Ponds
  • Citronella Candles
  • Fertilizers
  • Swimming Pool Treatment Supplies
  • Fly Bait
  • Antifreeze
  • Liquid Potpourri
  • Ice Melting Products
  • Rat and Mouse Bait
  • Fabric Softener Sheets
  • Mothballs
  • Post-1982 Pennies