MOSAIC Group Guest Blog Post: Mary Kay Woodworth, executive director, MALTA (The Metro Atlanta Landscape and Turf Association)
If you’ve got a green thumb and are a pet owner, it’s a good idea to take inventory of the plants and foliage both inside and around your home. The Humane Society of the United States has identified more than 700 plants that can be dangerous to pets. The effects of these plants identified as poisonous range from mild nausea to death. Vulnerability to plant toxicities depends on pet species, the amount ingested and the size of your pet.