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Chemical Ladden Lawn Care Products Harmful to Pets and People

By Leighangela Published: May 11, 2009

Studies show that the chemicals in lawn pesticides and weed-killers can increase a dog's chance of developing canine lymphoma two-fold. In some breeds, these toxins also increase bladder cancer by four to seven times.

Simply keeping your pets off treated grass may not be enough. Toxins can drift inside your home through windows or be tracked in on your shoes, exposing your whole family. But there are organic options in treating your lawn.

Read the whole article at Examiner.com.


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