Is Yellow Oleander Poisonous to Cats and Dogs?

Yellow Oleander

The Yellow Oleander is poisonous for both cats and dogs.

Typical symptoms include arrhythmias, diarrhea, nausea, slow heart rate, tremors, and vomiting.

Yellow Oleander is a tropical tree or shrub with flowers that bloom from summer to fall. Its name is derived from its yellow flowers in few clusters and leaves that are covered in waxy coating, common characteristic of oleanders. These poisonous tree originated from Mexico and in Central America.

The scientific name for this plant is Thevetia peruviana. Additional name for this plant include Lucky Nut, and Yellow Bell.

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