I love my dog but she’s ruining my lawn! Last summer, no matter how I treated it, my lawn had yellow spots all over from my dog’s waste. Is there anything I can do so it doesn’t happen this year?
Many dog owners have the same problem. Dog waste contains ammonia, which is made of nitrogen, an additive to most fertilizers. In concentrated amounts, this nutrient burns your lawn brown. Luckily, there are solutions that don’t involve planting a whole new lawn or getting rid of your dog.
There are a few supplements that alter the chemistry within pet urine and feces to cause less harm to your lawn. Feed the supplement daily and all year round for best results. While grass may be dormant in the winter, your pet is still depositing nitrogen from their urine, which can affect spring growth.
Supplements generally come in tablet, liquid, or treat form and are available in different strengths and sizes to meet your dog’s individual needs. Some even have the added benefit of neutralizing your dog’s body, stool, urine, and breath odours.
Stay green this spring and summer!
From my family to yours,
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