If you’re a smoker, then you cannot be a good pet owner as your pet will be continuously exposed to dangerous passive smoking. Second-hand or passive smoking has been the cause for many respiratory ailments in cats, including lung cancer.
The menthol found in many cigarettes is a common attraction for cats. If your pet bites down a cigarette, then there are high chances of nicotine poisoning, which may lead to instant death. All tobacco products are incredibly harmful to cats and dogs alike, and hence, shall be kept miles away from their reach.
Needless to say, tobacco is lethal for humans too. So, if you’re a patron of smoking, you might want to consider throwing this trashy habit to where it belongs – in the trash.