Is Potting Soil Toxic to Cats?

Potting soils that contain insecticides (such as imidacloprid) and a type of vermiculite that has asbestos fibers may be toxic to cats.

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Naima Manal's articles on health, diet, nutrition, alternative medicine, education, parenting, crafts, travel, home and garden and home improvement have appeared on various websites. Manal received her Bachelor of Science in biology/pre-medical studies from Molloy College in 1994 and has been a freelance writer, teacher and homeschooling mom since 1993.