Is Lawn Fertilizer Safe for Pets?

Many lawn fertilizers contain chemicals that can be harmful to cats and dogs, especially if they chew or eat the grass. If you have pets, look for organic fertilizers that are free of chemicals.

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Anna Aronson began working as a journalist in 2000 and spent six years at suburban Chicago newspapers before pursuing freelance work. She enjoys writing about health care topics, in particular obstetrics, pediatrics and nutrition. She received a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from Eastern Illinois University and is now studying for a Master of Science in medicine degree to become a physician's assistant.