SAF Says Get The Word Out: No Lilies For Cats
by Sheila Santiago, Society of American Florists
Posted: 2018-03-02 15:40:16 EST

With Easter around the corner, let’s avoid sending any customers on an emergency trip to the vet. As you may know (and your customers may not), several types of lilies can cause renal failure or death in cats if they ingest them.

When you get requests for lilies be sure to ask if the recipient has a cat. If they do, explain the risks and suggest an alternative, such orchids, cacti, daisies or violets.

Want to post a general announcement on your website and sites? Here’s some verbiage:

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