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Is Snake Plant Poisonous to Dogs?

The snake plant is a one-way tropical plant that was found in Africa and Southeast Asia, and today its discussion is all over the world. The botanical name of this plant is Sansevieria trifasciata, and it has been included in the top list of the most popular houseplant. The plant is also included in the top 5 best indoor plant category. This plant is like an environmental gift as it helps in eliminating very harmful gas, much of that gas is found indoors. Let me tell you that you have to face every season here. Reducing the lack of care of this plant is readable, and propagating here is as much as 2–4 or so as you can get.

Is Snake Plant Poisonous to Dogs?Many people have asked is snake plant poisonous to dogs? Yes it is poisonous to dogs, cats ,other pets and the gastrointestinal effect of this plant can upset the stomach if consumed by any pet. So it means it is toxic and non edible. Here it can be grown at both places whether it is a garden or a pot. Here, it is a plant that stays in a partial shade, but you can give direct sunlight to it because that is good for its growth and it can make this plant more stronger.

Before starting the article let me tell you something which is important for you. As you all know, where the development is increasing, people are gradually shifting from rural to urban areas.

Maximum people shift to urban cities because of their jobs, but in urban areas, let me tell you that we all spend 90% of our time indoors, yes whether you are on job or at home.

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Is Snake Plant Poisonous to Dogs

And most of the polishing in the Indoors increases due to the filth in windows or congested apartments. All the pollution of the outdoors, such as cars, buses, trucks, motor-wise, all the smoke that goes out of it later goes to the homes of common people.

NASA has talked about some such plants by which air pollution is being removed. In the ancient period this plant is used for many medicinal purposes and its green leaves are mainly for wound dressing. In Malaysia mother in-law’s tongue plant was used to solve swelling, fever, ear pains, and boils , it’s like an ointment that was used back in the time.

One study showed that it was effective in terms of treating an issue called callosities that happen in the toes and fingers. This plant showed great medicinal uses that can be used to solve many problems of human beings.  Every research is worth and these plants can play a major role in development of medical science.

Sansevieria plant ( Snake plant) extracts are very effective and have minimal side effects on the skin. This plant may be dangerous to dogs but it may give a medical boost in making new medicines.

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*Reference Used:

  1. Therapeutic Effects of Sansevieria Trifasciata Ointment in Callosities of Toes


Amelia Clark

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