If you think your cat has ingested one of the items on the list contact your vet immediately.

Savannah cat poisons article

 

Many of our regular plants and cleaning items may actually be harmless to humans but are cat poisons.  Therefore, when bringing in a new Savannah kitten take the time to review this list and secure any harmful items in an area your kitten cannot get to.

If your kitten does get into something watch for clues from the list below and contact your veterinarian for help.  Also, provided below is a list of plants and other toxic feline poisons that will help to identify dangerous issues.

Watch for one or more of the following signs of cat poisons:

  • Breathing issues
  • Confusion
  • Coughing
  • Crying out
  • Diarrhea
  • Dilated pupils
  • Salivation
  • Seizures
  • Shaking
  • Vomiting
  • Weakness

Be aware that the above symptoms may be from an allergic reaction.  Especially important, find the source or the problem and determine if it is allergies or cat poisons.

If you feel the need to contact Poison Control the number is (800) 222-1222

Toxic plants

Adam-and-Eve
African Wonder Tree
Aloe Vera
Amaryllis
Ambrosia Mexicana
American Bittersweet
Am. Holly
American Mandrake
A. Yew
Apricot
Arrow-Head Vine
Lily
Asian Lily
Australian Ivy Palm
Autumn Crocus
Azalea
Begonia
Bergamot Orange
Bird of Paradise
Bog Laurel
Borage
Boxwood
Buckwheat
Burning Bush
Buttercup
Caladium
Calla Lily
Cape Jasmine
Caraway
Carnation
Castor Bean Plant
Chamomile
Cherry
Chinaberry Tree
Chinese Evergreen
Chinese Jade
Chives
Choke Cherry
Chrysanthemum
Clematis
Climbing Bittersweet
Coleus
Cyclamen
Daffodil
Dahlia
Daisy
Day Lilies
Dieffenbachia
Dracaena
Easter Lily
Elephant Ears
English Ivy
Eucalyptus
Fig
Foxglove
Gardenia
Garlic
Geranium
Giant Dracaena
Gladiola

Grapefruit
Hashish
Holly
Hosta
Hyacinth
Hydrangea
Iris
Ivy
Jack-in-the-pulpit
Jade Plant
Jonquil
Kalanchoe
Lantana
Larkspur
Laurel
Lavender
Lemon Grass
Lily
Lime
Lobelia
Locust
Marijuana
Marjoram
Milkweed
Mistletoe
Moss Rose
Mum
Narcissus
Nasturtium
Nightshade
Oleander
Onion
Ornamental Pepper
Paper White
Peony
Periwinkle
Philodendron
Pinks
Poinciana
Poinsettia
Pothos
Portulaca
Primrose
Purslane
Rhododendron
Rhubarb
Rock Moss
Sago Palm
Schefflera
Shamrock Plant
Silver Dollar
St. John’s Wort
Tarragon
Tomato on a regular basis
Tulip
Wandering Jew
Wisteria
Yarrow
Yucca
Yeast dough
Xylitol

Household products, medication & cosmetics

Adderall
Aspirin
Bleach
Carpet Fresheners/Shampoo
Cat Toys (remover small eyes, ear, buttons)
Cigarettes/Vaping liquids
Dental Floss
Essential Oils (undiluted)
Fabric Softener
Grapeseed Oil
Holiday Decorations
Ibuprofen
Mosquito sprays
Nasal Decongestants
Petroleum Jelly
String
Tank and hang in bowl toilet tabs

Toxic foods

Alcohol
Apricot, cherry, peach pits, apple seeds
Avocado
Caffeine
Chocolate
Coffee
Citrus
Coconut
Cooked Bones
Dog Food (on regular basis)
Eggs (raw)
Fats (animal/Petroleum/synthetic)
Garlic
Grapes/Raisins
Liver
Macadamia Nuts
Milk/Dairy
Mushrooms
Nuts
Onion
Rice
Rhubarb leaves
Salt also Salty Foods
Soy
Tea