Mustard root

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Mustard root is a taproot that is bulbous at the top and tapers down, similarly shaped to a thick carrot. It has yellow green frilly leaves and green stems. Mustard root is used for culinary purposes for its mustard like flavor.

For Your Pet

Although rabbits and other small pets don’t naturally eat root vegetables, root vegetables tend to be high in carbohydrates and sugars which can make pets very ill. Is it best to refrain from feeding these to your pet..


Do not feed your pet mustard root as it can cause illness.


If you believe that your pet has been poisoned immediately call your vet or one of the animal poison control hotlines on this list.