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Are stink bugs dangerous if cats eat them?

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Are stink bugs dangerous for...
Are stink bugs dangerous for cats if eaten?
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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There are various types of stink bugs. Most are not poisonous but can cause oral irritation if ingested. The cats drool when irritated. If there is no vomiting, drooling or loss of appetite, the cats should be OK.
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