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I have had a hard time convincing people that pointsettias, Christmas cactus and Cyclamens are not going to kill their pets. Mine are more likely to kill the poor plant by crushing it to death, or sending it plummeting to the floor. (Said goodbye to my Christmas cactus this year due to a cat attack) Now I can just forward your well written essay and save my breath.