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Are Peas plants poisonous to cats? My cat ate a little of

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Are Green Peas plants poisonous to cats? My cat ate a little of leaves and ended up throwing it out. Since then it has eaten his treats and acting normal.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

No, Meraj, the common green pea plant Pisum sativum is non-toxic to cats. The leaves are nondigestible and can irritate Alibaba's GI tract but he wasn't intoxicated. There's no need to treat Alibaba in any manner. Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.