Is Lawn Fertilizer With Weed Control Poisonous to Dogs?

Fertilizer with herbicide is not safe for pets. Applications should thoroughly dry for at least 3 hours before you allow pets outdoors.. Herbicide can adhere to pets' paws or fur and be ingested.

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Alice Moon is a freelance writer with more than 10 years of experience. She was chosen as a Smithsonian Institute intern, working for the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., and has traveled throughout Asia. Moon holds a Bachelor of Science in political science from Ball State University.