Are bluebells poisonous to dogs?
Correspondingly, are bluebells poisonous?
All parts of the bluebell plant contain toxic glycosides that are poisonous to humans and animals including dogs, horses, and cattle. Ingestion of any parts of the plant such as flowers, leaves or bulbs causes a lowering of the pulse rate, nausea, diarrhoea and vomiting.
Subsequently, question is, are any plants poisonous to dogs? The majority won't cause much more than an upset stomach, and most dogs won't eat plants that are poisonous to them. Most toxic garden plants, such as granny's bonnet, bluebells and hellebores, need to be eaten in such huge quantities to cause harm, that they're very unlikely to do so.
Similarly, you may ask, what plants are poisonous to puppies?
There are many house and garden plants that are poisonous to dogs, here are some of the most common ones:
- Amaryllis bulbs.
- Asparagus fern.
- Daffodil bulbs.
- Day lilies.
What food is poisonous to dogs?
The following foods may be dangerous to your pet:
- Alcoholic beverages.
- Apple seeds.
- Apricot pits.
- Cherry pits.
- Candy (particularly chocolate—which is toxic to dogs, cats, and ferrets—and any candy containing the toxic sweetener Xylitol)
- Coffee (grounds, beans, and chocolate-covered espresso beans)