English Ivy

English Ivy

Pictured: English Ivy

Poisonous to: Cats, Dogs

Common signs to watch for:

  • Drooling
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Abdominal pain

Certain types of ivy plants contain triterpenoid saponins and polyacetylene compounds. When ingested by pets, the irritant within the plant can cause excessive drooling, vomiting and diarrhea.

Poison type: plants

Alternate names: Sweetheart ivy, Glacier ivy, Needlepoint ivy, Branching ivy