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Severity scale:

Orchidaceae are a diverse flowering plant that tend to be colorful and have fragrant blooms belonging to the Orchid Family. These beautiful tropical plants come in many different shapes, sizes, and colors, but fortunately, orchids are considered mostly non-toxic to pets with the exception of the Lady Slipper Orchid, which is characterized by it's signature slipper-like pouch on the flower that the plant uses to trap insects.

Other names: 
Brazilian Orchid, Scarlet Orchid, Spice Orchid, Rainbow Orchid, Tiger Orchid, Christmas Orchid, Cocktail orchid, Dancing-Doll Orchid, Easter Orchid, Florida Butterfly Orchid, Fiery Reed Orchid, Golden Lace Orchid, Golden Shower Orchid, Ghost Leafless Orchid, Jewel Orchid, Lace Orchid, Tiger Orchid, Lady Slipper Orchid
Toxic to: 
Dogs and Cats
None, except in the case of Lady Slipper variety only, where juice, sap, or thorns can cause problems
Skin and/or mouth irritation/rash
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