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Is an aloe vera plant poisonous to a dog?

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Is an aloe vera plant poisonous to a dog?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
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Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

In regards ***** ***** question, we don't want dogs chewing on this plant. It is not as toxic as some, but it can cause significant stomach upset (ie appetite loss, drooling, diarrhea, vomiting) for dogs that do have a bit. As well, in severe ingestion situations, we can also see tremors/shaking and lethargy. So, overall, it is best avoided for Lilly.

Please take care,

Dr. B.