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Safe suggestions for pet-friendly indoor gardening


Last updated 9/13/2018 at 7:35pm

Melinda Myers

Spider plant is an easy-care plant that is non-toxic to dogs and cats. African violets and Phalaenopsis orchids are also safe for pets.

Houseplants make a wonderful addition to our home's décor and improve the indoor air quality. Those with pets however may struggle with keeping plants safe from curious pets and the pets safe from indoor greenery.

The good news is you can grow an indoor garden even when you own pets. 

Yes, some do love to dig in the soil or even eat our favorite houseplants, but with proper plant selection and planning you can keep your pets safe while enjoying an indoor garden.

Start by selecting plants that are safe for your pets. Consult the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals w...

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