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What happens if a dog eats lawn fertilizer?
Dangers of Ingestion. Proper storage of lawn fertilizers, especially if you have a young puppy or a curious dog that likes to chew, is necessary. Keep these products in a safe place, out of reach. Lawn fertilizers are toxic to dogs if ingested, depending on the amount. A small amount is likely to cause only mild stomach upset.
Is organic lawn fertilizer safe for dogs?
Since pet owners want both worlds — a lush lawn and a protected dog, several manufacturers of lawn care products now produce fertilizers that are considered organic or more safe for lawns frequented by animal companions.
How long after fertilizer is it safe for dogs to play?
As mentioned earlier, 72 hours after fertilizer application is the safest period for dogs and other animals to play and have fun around the lawn. Before 72 hours鈥?estimate is deemed unsafe for the dogs. However, other fertilizers are already safe for dogs and other pets after 24 hours of application.
Can I Walk my Dog after fertilizer application?
In some cases, you should walk your dog on the street as opposed to playtime in the yard for a few days after applying the lawn product. A dog can be exposed to fertilizer by simply walking across a lawn that has been treated. Some fertilizer residues can stay in toxic form for days to weeks.