Is your lawn pet-friendly?

Summer brings warm days for kids and pets to play outside more, and also adults more time to socialize in the evenings.  With all this time enjoying the outdoors, there are numerous potential dangers for our pets to run across on the lawn that many homeowners don’t know can be harmful.  The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center recently released the top 5 warm weather dangers for our dearly loved four-legged friends.  Therefore, have you thought about how safe your lawn is for your pets? Is your lawn pet-friendly?

Is your lawn pet-friendly

Artificial turf gives these beautiful dogs a great place to play outside.  Photo Credit: NexGen Lawns

Help to keep your pets safe with artificial turf by eliminating lawn toxins.

According to the ASPCA, a warm-weather danger is the yard products from weed killers, pest controls, and lawn fertilizers that people place in their lawns.  These items can be very dangerous to pets due to the toxic chemicals they contain.  Therefore, changing your grass lawn to artificial turf means you no longer have to spread out hazardous lawn chemicals.  This means you’ll help keep your pets safe during the summer months.

If you have any concerns or questions regarding toxic chemicals or plants, please call the ASPCA 24/7 Animal Poison Control Center or your local veterinarian clinic.  ASPCA also has an informative listing of toxic plants and flowers to dogs and cats, as well as a safe non-toxic listing for pets.  NexGen Lawns aims to always keep safety a priority for your pets.  That’s why synthetic dog turf is the best answer to provide a pet-friendly yard.  Artificial grass gives pets a clean and safe area to play without ever worrying about dangerous fertilizers or weed killers.  Our turf requires less maintenance and can be easily washed clean.

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A synthetic grass lawn will always also look green and clean without having to worry about mowing or watering again. This means less lawn upkeep for you!  The new synthetic turf will therefore allow pets to run, roll, and jump around.  All without leaving behind a worn-out muddy lawn and messy run tracks throughout.  Now, you don’t have to worry about muddy prints getting tracked back into the house again!  Please give us a call today and one of our representatives will be happy to assist you with a synthetic grass dog run and/or lawn make-over.  Call 888-844-0672!  You can also email us anytime with our online form.