Poisonous to: Cats, Dogs
Level of toxicity: Generally mild to moderate
Common signs to watch for:
- Decreased appetite
- Lethargy or depression
Mother-in-law’s tongue (Sansevieria trifasciata) is a common house and office plant that may also be called the good luck plant, golden bird’s nest or snake plant. When ingested by pets, it typically causes gastrointestinal signs (e.g., drooling, vomiting, diarrhea, etc.).
Poison type: plants
Alternate names: mother-in-law, good luck plant, golden bird's nest, Sansevieria trifasciata, snake plant