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Joan, Vet Technician
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Experience:  Vet Tech for 35+yrs. Small Animals and Fish
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Greetings, I'm just trying to find out if the peppermint

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I'm just trying to find out if the peppermint cuttings I'm using outside my pot bellied pigs kennel can be fatal if she gets a hold of them. I was told they would keep mosquitos away from her, her water bowl and pool.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Joan replied 1 year ago.


My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years. I have done some research and I have looked over several lists and could not find anything specific. I did find the Eucalyptus is toxic to live stock and pets. This is a link for Plants that should not be around pigs:

I hope this information was helpful as it came out of Cornell school of Veterinary Medicine.