Is Giant Dumb Cane Poisonous to Cats and Dogs?

Giant Dumb Cane

The Giant Dumb Cane is poisonous for both cats and dogs.

Typical symptoms include difficulty swallowing, drooling, irritation of mouth, pawing in the mouth and vomiting.

Giant Dumb Cane is a housplant popular that oblong, large, cream and light yellow leaves. This plant likes a draft free and high humidity atmosphere. The sap of this plant is what makes it poisonous.

The scientific name for this plant is Dieffenbachia amoena. Additional name for this plant include Charming Dieffenbachia, Dieffenbachia, Dumbcane, Exotica, Exotica Perfection, Leopard Lily, Spotted Dumb Cane and Tropic Snow.

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