Horse Paddock Care - Toxic / Harmful Plants For Horses

There are several plants that are toxic/ harmful to horses. These should be removed from the paddock area should to prevent your horse from consuming them. Most are only toxic if they are consumed in quantity, but any consumption should still be avoided.

The plants below are toxic or harmful, however this is not an exhaustive list. Consult a vet, horse specialist or other source for a complete list and advice.

  • Ragwort
  • Bracken
  • Marestails
  • St Johns Wort 
  • Buttercup
  • Foxglove