Is Mauna Loa Peace Lily Poisonous to Cats and Dogs?

Mauna Loa Peace Lily

The Mauna Loa Peace Lily is poisonous for both cats and dogs.

Typical symptoms include excessive drooling, difficulty swallowing, foaming in the mouth, increased salivation, oral irritation, pain and swelling of mouth, tongue and lips, and vomiting.

The Mauna Loa Peace Lily is a genus of about 40 species of monocotyledonous flowering plants in the family Araceae. It is native to tropical regions of the Americas and southeastern Asia. It is also known as spath or peace lilies.

The scientific name for this plant is Spathiphyllum. Additional names for this plant include Peace Lily, Spath Lily, and White Sail Plant.

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