Hop toxicity for pets

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Scientific Name: Humulus lupulus

Family: Cannabidaceae

Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs & Cats

Hops and spent hops are poisonous to both dogs & cats and can be potentially fatal in larger quantities. The discards form a brewing session should never be disposed of in an area accessible to pets. Generally the spent grains and hops make for good composting material however this is often a sweet sticky attractant for family pets.