cats and essential oils?

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Princess Mits
Purred: Tue Dec 17, '13 3:16pm PST 
I read somewhere that essential oils are toxic to cats. is that true? I make my own cleaning products which I put peppermint and other oils in. would that be harmful? it was the first time I read that.


Purred: Tue Dec 17, '13 4:39pm PST 
Hi Mittens -


Tha t site would be a good place to start!

- Z

Norman DB#93- 2001-2013

I know you have- chicken & I want- it.
Purred: Tue Dec 17, '13 10:52pm PST 
Most all essential oils are hazardous to cats.
Essential Oils and Cats


Princess Mits
Purred: Wed Dec 18, '13 7:51am PST 
thank you!

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Purred: Tue Mar 18, '14 4:04pm PST 
I have used them before but after reading this I will not. Thanks for asking this, I would have continued to use them!