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My cat just ate a gecko lizard! Is that poisonous for him

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Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Joan replied 9 years ago.

Hello,

It is a shame that happened, but Geckos are not poisonous. The only thing I would be aware of is if it was a big Lizard it may cause a blockage. The cat may vomit or have diarrhea. If there is anything unusual you need to see your Vet. I would not anticipate any problems with your Kitty. Many cats eat lizards with no serious consequences.

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