Which Flowers Are Safe For My Cat?
Your home will be pretty and cat-friendly 🌻
There are plenty of flowers that are poisonous to your cat.
So, as long as you’re being super careful about only bringing flowers safe for cats into your home, there’s no reason why you can’t have a cat-friendly bouquet as a centerpiece for your dining room table.
Common flowers safe for cats
Here are a few types of flowers that are totally safe to keep around your BFF:
- African violets
- Bachelor’s button
- Gerbera daisies
- Madagascar jasmines
- Peruvian lilies
In fact, we rounded up some cat-safe flowers you can order right now.
So if you're looking to add a little floral flair to your home, these flowers should be OK around your BFF.
What to do if your cat eats a flower that’s not safe
If your cat got a bite out of a toxic flower, or if you aren’t sure if the plant he was snacking on is safe for him, you should call a pet poison hotline, like Pet Poison Helpline at 855-764-7661 or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888-426-4435. You could also call your local emergency vet, too.
After all, it’s always better to be on the safe side.