Potatoes. Chives belong to the Allium family (which also includes onion, garlic, and leeks) and are poisonous to dogs and cats. Ultimately, skip the nuts and replace them with any kind of dog treats. Though lemon leaves (leaves from a lemon tree) are non-toxic, they still are not usually eaten. African Violet. Ingestion of larger quantities of these fruits, or the trees that they grow on, can cause more serious distress. Dog owners should not feed their pups macadamia nuts or black walnuts, as both can cause problems. While fresh pineapple is great for your dog, pineapple leaves are not – they're difficult for your dog's digestive system to properly process, and can be toxic to dogs. Why Limes Are Dangerous for Dogs. Ingestion of the sap in pineapple leaves can lead to severe pain in the mouth, as well as skin irritation of the lips, tongue and mouth. About the author: Melvin Peña trained as a scholar and teacher of 18th-century British literature before turning his research and writing skills to puppies and kittens. Grapes, raisins, and currants. The tomato plant is also known as the Lycopersicon spp. Ingestion of lilies can cause gastrointestinal upset, depression, anorexia and tremors. While certainly delicious and nutritious for humans, nuts generally contain high concentrations of oils and fats. The ASPCA lists Spider Plants as non-toxic for both dogs and cats. Dogs usually ingest the seeds. Kiwi has been known to cause stomach upset and its high fiber content may have a laxative effect on the dog. In general, apples are harmless to dogs. Cinnamon. If you are taking antibiotics, blood thinners, anticonvulsants or sedatives, consult your doctor before eating pineapple. It is worth mentioning that not all berries are good for dogs. Take out any seeds first. Neither the leaves nor the fruit of the pineapple are toxic or poisonous to cats. If you regularly bring fresh pineapple home, the best thing you can do as a cat owner is keep it well beyond the scope of your cat’s curiosity. Pineapple leaves! Dogs should not eat the seeds or the skin of the kiwi, as the skin may be a choking hazard and the seeds are toxic. Wintergreen. Dogs love the taste of almonds, particularly the flavored variety (jalapeno, barbecued, smoked, vanilla, cinnamon, etc.). Cats like to stimulate their gums and clean their teeth with the tops of the pineapple.. my cat loves it and loves the smell. Tomato plants. When a dog consumes any part of a lime, the psoralen compounds can cause vomiting, diarrhea, depression, and sensitivity to light. Onions, garlic, and chives. The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center states that consumption of litter containing silica is unlikely to harm either dog or cats. While not toxic, almonds are not easily digested can give your dog an upset stomach and create gastric intestinal distress. 10 Houseplants That Are Dangerous For Your Dog Lilies. Now there may be many other things about pineapple juice that are appealing to your cat, but unless your cat has an exceedingly rare genetic mutation, sweetness is not one of them. In small, cut-up pieces the flesh of a peach is safe for your dog. This remains one of the biggest unknowns when it comes to poisonous human foods for dogs. Melvin Pena must think that people have nothing better to do than sit & read through all his irrelevant chatter. Dogs who eat diapers can suffer from a few different health problems, but the most immediate and serious concern is that the diaper will cause a blockage in your dog's digestive tract. Toxic Rubber Trees. Should the mood strike you and you wish to test your cat’s digestive capabilities — though we wouldn’t by any means recommend it — let the pineapple chunk be small and fresh. chrysanthemum. Pet owners tend to think of dogs as the sort of creatures who enjoy digging and chewing, and of cats as scratchers and kneaders, but this is a false dichotomy. Many vines are toxic to people and pets, causing symptoms ranging from minor digestive upset to heart palpitations or seizures. Also true. autumn crocus* azalea* baby's breath. Other Foods Harmful to Dogs. 3. Those pieces are used to create alcohol, vinegar and animal feed. This is the part that people and dogs eat. But the psoralen compounds and aromatic oils in lemons are toxic to dogs and can cause an upset stomach. Sunflowers. Secondly, when unused fireworks are ingested, they are poisonous to pets. Azalea. Tulip. They are all part of the nightshade family, which is known to cause serious intestinal disorders and central nervous system damage. Most of the animals ingested the moth balls, but some had exposure by inhalation and others by contact with their skin. Grapes and Raisins. Get tips and exclusive deals. Daffodil. As obligate carnivores, cats not only prefer meat, but the feline digestive system is simply not equipped to process or derive nutrients or energy from plant matter. A cat may chew on an electrical cord just to satisfy its curiosity, relieve boredom, or assuage a need to work its jaws. Toxicity. Cat litter crystals typically contain silica gel which is comprised of silica dioxide sand, oxygen and water. Wariness about tomato leaves stems, in large part, from the plant's status as part of the nightshade family. Raisins, having lost their water content are considered more toxic at 6 raisins per kg of body weight, or 2-3 raisins per pound of body weight.