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Poison Proofing Your Home (cont.)

Protect Yourself from Poisoning Due to Plants

  • Know the names of the plants in the home or in the yard. If necessary, label plants to avoid confusion or as a reminder.

  • Keep poisonous plants out of reach of pets and children.

  • Teach children not to eat mushrooms, plants, and berries in the yard.

  • Avoid plants that have been sprayed with fertilizers or pesticides.

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