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k9diabetes
02-16-2009, 12:54 PM
This story was posted on the Cushings board

http://www.caninecushings.net/forums/showthread.php?t=8613

and there are additional sites discussing the acutely poisonous nature of this plant.

http://www.petplace.com/cats/sago-palm-toxicity/page1.aspx

http://www.tonyspencer.com/2007/10/03/this-plant-will-kill-your-dog-and-maybe-your-kids/

peggy0
02-16-2009, 01:02 PM
Yes its true! I looked up all plants that we wanted to plant in the yard last year and found most of the ones I love are poisonous to either cats or doggies. Everyone needs to be very careful!

Fishslayer
02-16-2009, 01:28 PM
This is what they look like. haven't noticed any in my 'hood.

http://ag.arizona.edu/pima/gardening/aridplants/images/Cycas_revoluta.jpg


Rick

k9diabetes
04-19-2009, 08:36 PM
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