10 Plants to Keep Away from Pets


3. Begonia

While begonias are a very popular plant to have in the home and garden, they are toxic to animals. The leaves and flowers do contain toxins, but the most dangerous part is the tuber. If your pet tries to eat this part of the plant, it will likely end up with a burning lips, severe irritation of the mouth and vomiting. Your pet may also have problems swallowing, which will be evidenced by an uncommon amount of drool.

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