Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Dog Poop Facts-What You Need to Know

Below are a list of dog waste facts which all of us should be aware of:

1.       Dog poop is toxic to your lawn!

2.       The EPA classified dog waste as a dangerous pollutant

3.       Un-scooped poop is washed in storm drains, ending up in our rivers and ground water

4.       Pet waste can spread E-coli, parasites, hookworms, ringworms, Salmonella and tapeworms. Even when infected dog waste is picked up, parasite eggs can last for years in your yard.

5.       There are 23 million fecal coliform bacteria in a single gram of pet waste!

6.       If you’re not cleaning up your dog’s waste, you are endangering your family and dog and your water supply at risk.

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