Vegetables poisonous to horses

poisonous vegetables

Equine grazing has its dangers if it is not supervised by the owner because oddly enough, they cannot eat any plant. There are flowers, plants and vegetables that are very poisonous for horses to the point of causing chronic diseases. Therefore it is not to give free rein to the equine in a pasture without being supervised first.

We can meet the hemlock, It is a plant that usually grows in the gutters and areas where the vegetation is barely controlled. It can be recognized in groups of white flowers, the hemlock is very poisonous not only for the horse, for all kinds of animals.

It may happen that you have planted avocado or avocadoIf this is the case, make sure that the horses are very far from the place because it is highly dangerous for the equines. Like the onionsAlthough for them they have a bitter taste and they will avoid eating them, if the grasses are not very good they will end up giving in to temptation.

Also potatoes contain toxins that can be poisonous to horses, so the owners should never feed them anything that contains potato or derivatives of it. As well as the peppers that belong to the nightshade family, a family that includes many plants toxic to equines. Tomatoes are also very toxic for them, although they are not usually a dish of their devotion, it is better to keep the orchards away from the equines.

El broccoli although it is not poisonous, can cause a lot of gas. That gas can turn into colic, which can put the horse's life at risk. The same gas problem can be caused by cauliflower.

And the ragwort that it really is a poisonous flower. Its appearance is very similar to that of yellow daisies, and it is very poisonous to horses.

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