Plants toxic to zoo animals - Knowledgebase Question

Rochester, NY
Question by cdebellis
July 14, 2005
I work at a zoo. We want to put Golden Barberry shrubs and Dwarf Japanese Garden Juniper plants in our exhibits. Would these be harmful to our animals if they ate them?

Answer from NGA
July 14, 2005


I'm really sorry but I have no way to check on toxicity to exotic animals. Your veterinarian might be able to help, or perhaps other zoos that have successful plantings in their exhibits.

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