Tails of Seattle: A pets blog
Veterinary Q&A: Outdoor plants and your pets
Question: What spring yard plants are safe -- and not safe -- for our pets?
Answer: Spring in our Pacific Northwest is so beautiful. With a little careful planning, it is very easy to create a pet-safe garden. There are two main factors to consider when putting together our spring plantings:
-- Which plants? Which mulch? Which fertilizers? Which bug and slug deterrents?
-- What is the nature of our pet or pets? Are they chewers, eaters and sniffers?
AVOID the 10 most dangerous, most toxic plants: