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15 Things That Will Harm Your Dog (part 7/15)

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15 Things That Will Harm Your Dog (part 7/15)
Posted June 23, 2018 by https://www.cheatsheet.com/culture/things-backyard-hidden-dangers-dog.html/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=CS

 7. Fertilizers

A good fertilizer helps your lawn and all of the other plants in your backyard grow, but most types of fertilizer pose at least some level of danger to your dog. According to The Nest, most fertilizers contain nitrogen, phosphorous, and potassium in concentrations strong enough that they can cause gastrointestinal irritation in your dog. Nitrogen can even burn the pads of your dog’s paws. Some fertilizer manufacturers offer products that are “safe” for dogs. But even those products can still contain compounds that will hurt your dog. You should keep your dog off treated grass for at least 24 hours — or forego the fertilizer.

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