AA Live: “Poisonous Plant Awareness for Large and Small Animals”

 
By Speaker: Dr. Chris Martyniuk • Published: April 23rd, 2016
Category: Animal Airwaves
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Plant life, including ornamental bushes and shrubbery, is ubiquitous throughout the country. While plants play an important role in the ecosystem and can be a beautiful arrangement in someone’s garden, some species can prove toxic to animals who ingest their leaves, seeds or stems. Dr. Chris Martyniuk, a toxicologist, will address some of the “usual suspects” as well as lesser known plants that scientists and veterinarians know can cause death to animals if eaten. You may never look at your yard the same way.