Gopher Purge

Gopher Purge

Pictured: Gopher Purge

Poisonous to: Cats, Dogs

Level of toxicity: Generally mild to moderate

Common signs to watch for:

  • Drooling
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Skin irritation
  • Eye irritation

Euphorbia species plants may cause irritation to the mouth, gastrointestinal tract, skin, and eyes following exposure. This is largely due to the milky sap within the plant that contains numerous irritants.

Poison type: plants

Alternate names: Gopher plant, gopher spurge, mole plant, mole weed