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Pothos Alternatives For Dogs

Pothos alternatives for dogs and their owners need to considered so that you can create a safer haven for your pooch. 

Pothos toxicity is a serious issue that, based on the amount of consumed pothos and the dog's size and overall health profile, can have lethal consequences.

In case your dog eats some pothos (in your home or outside), you need to contact your trusted veterinarian or the Pet Poison Helpline. 

More about pothos toxicity in dogs is discussed here: Ask the vet: are pothos toxic to dogs?

So, if you have a dog and like gardening, you need to cross pothos off the list and consider some other pet-friendly greeneries. 

11 Alternatives to Pothos Plants 

 You can consider some of the following choices which ASPCA classifies on the list of :“11 Common Plants that are Safe for Cats and Dogs:”

  • Spider Plant
  • Cast Iron Plant
  • Rubber Plants
  • Boston Fern
  • African Violet
  • Blue Echeveria
  • Christmas Cactus
  • Donkey’s Tail
  • Parlor Palm
  • Gerbera Daisy
  • Phalaenopsis Orchid