Answers to quiz on pages 26-27
1. Autumn Crocus: Toxic. Causes stinging in the mouth, vomiting, diarrhea and seizures. 2. Azalea: Toxic. Just a few leaves can cause vomiting, diarrhea and in severe cases coma and death. 3. Gerber Daisy: Safe. These bright patches of happiness are safe for your pet. 4. Peony: Toxic. These garden regulars pose a health hazard for pets including vomiting and diarrhea. 5. Sunflower: Safe. Nothing to worry about here 6. Daffodil: Toxic. While the whole plant is dangerous for your pet, the bulb is the most toxic part. 7. Polka Dot Plant: Safe. Adds a splash of pink all summer long and is completely safe for your pet. 8. Snapdragon: Safe. Everyone loves snapdragons, even Fido! 9. Lily: Toxic. Many varieties are extremely dangerous. Make sure you check what kind you have. 10. Peppermint: Safe. Not only is this plant safe but your pet may seek it out when they have an upset tummy. 11. Aloe vera: Toxic. Oddly enough, this plant is great for humans but for pets…not so much. 12. Pansy: Safe. We love to use them to pretty-up our salads and they are safe for Garfield and Snoopy to eat as well.