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Are Pothos Toxic for Cats?

If your home resembles a wild jungle, complete with cats and dangling plants, you're not alone. Today, we're diving into the jungle drama and answering the burning question – "Are Pothos Toxic for Cats?" It's a wild ride of feline curiosity, unexpected snacks, and creating a cat-friendly jungle.

Are Pothos Toxic for Cats?

So, let's cut to the chase – yes. Pothos plants got calcium oxalate crystals that can wreak havoc on your cat's system. As per the ASPCA, all sorts of pothos spell trouble for your feline pals if they decide to make it a snack. Here’s everything you need to know about pothos plant toxicity and keeping your cat safe.

Signs & Symptoms

Now, if your kitty's been on a pothos binge, you might spot some wild symptoms. We're talking intense burning in the mouth zone – lips, tongue, the whole shebang.  If your furball starts acting a bit off and you suspect it munched on your pothos then ring up your local vet asap for a checkup.

But hey, I've got your back. Introducing the Free Cat-Safe Plants Guide! Your roadmap to transforming your home into a cat-friendly jungle awaits. Get my guide by clicking the button below, signing up for the newsletter, and let's turn your home into the ultimate cat-friendly jungle.

What’s included in the guide:

  • 10 Easy Cat-Safe Plants & Care Guide

  • Plant Care Sheet Template

  • Toxic & Non-Toxic Plants Resource List

Why do Cats Eat Pothos?

Why, oh why, does our cats insist on making your pothos a five-star meal? Cats are quirky beings. Sometimes, it's pure curiosity – those dangling leaves are too tempting to resist. Other times, it's boredom or maybe a hint of rebellion. Understanding the why is the key to creating a harmony-filled home where plants and cats coexist.


So, there you have it, fellow cat enthusiasts – the reality check on pothos and our feline pals. It's all about finding that balance, and with the Free Cat-Safe Plants Guide in your possession, you're not just a cat owner; you're the expert of a cat-friendly jungle. Ready to kickstart this green adventure? Sign up, get the guide, and let's transform your home into the ideal haven for both plants and whiskers! 🌿😺

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