Category: PETS

The No-Fuss Guide to Cleaning the Best Synthetic Turf for Dogs

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For the most part, the best synthetic turf for dogs is a “set it and forget it” solution for homeowners. You don’t have to worry about the usual issues with dogs and natural lawns like dead grass, holes, and worn paths. However, pet turf still needs a bit of love to stay its best. Let's break down the simple cleaning and maintenance steps that will keep your artificial turf vibrant for years of pet-friendly enjoyment. The Benefits of a Regular Cleaning Routine for Pet Turf Outdoor turf for dogs requires a bit more maintenance than regular installations simply because of...

How Artificial Turf Holds Up Well to Dog Use

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Real grass is like catnip for most dogs. The moment you let them loose on a natural lawn, you’ll find them rolling, sniffing, marking, and trying to rip out or eat the grass. And when it’s over, you’ve got a happy pup, but you and your lawn? Not so much. At Fieldturf Landscape, we’ve engineered the best artificial grass for pets. It’s virtually indestructible by even the naughtiest paws. Designed to Withstand Dog Use Unlike natural grass, which can be easily damaged by digging or excessive play. Our artificial turf is constructed with a strong backing material that resists tearing...

Westminster Kennel Club and FieldTurf Landscape Collaborate for Excellence

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Announcing a Brand New Partnership Westminster Kennel Club and FieldTurf Landscape Collaborate for Excellence. The prestigious Westminster Kennel Club, synonymous with canine excellence, has forged an exciting partnership with FieldTurf Landscape. A leading provider of cutting-edge turf solutions. This collaboration represents a significant milestone for both organizations, uniting their unwavering commitment to excellence and innovation. Official Turf Provider for Westminster Kennel Club Events FieldTurf Landscape has been officially designated as the turf provider for all Westminster Kennel Club events, including the renowned Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Furthermore, this strategic alliance underscores a shared dedication to quality, performance, and creating exceptional experiences for participants and spectators...

What Will Happen if Dogs Eat Artificial Grass?

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Your dog's got a nose for adventure (and sometimes mischief!) So, if you're thinking about artificial grass for pets, you might be curious  – will my dog try to eat it? Let's find out what's behind the nibble and whether it's anything to worry about. Dogs Are Unlikely to Eat Artificial Grass Every aspect of artificial grass construction and installation – from the material and texture of the blades to the secure anchoring and drainage systems – works together to create a surface that's not only comfortable for dogs but also very difficult for them to chew or eat. Texture...

Is Artificial Grass Easy to Clean with Dogs?

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Yes, it’s easy to clean artificial grass even when you have dogs in the family. No need to keep them off your synthetic lawn, either – dogs can poop and pee on the surface just as they would on natural grass.  When it’s time to clean up after they go potty, follow these steps: Regular Maintenance for Artificial Pet Turf • Pick up solid waste immediately: This is crucial for hygiene and odor control. Use a pooper scooper or bag to remove waste and dispose of it properly. • Remove debris regularly: Leaves, twigs, and other debris can build up...

Keeping Odors at Bay with Pet-Friendly Artificial Grass

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Your dog, peeing and pooping on plastic grass… it's understandable if the idea gives you pause, especially if pet waste has already damaged your natural lawn.  Specifically, you may worry that synthetic materials can't properly drain urine, leading to lingering odors that create an unpleasant space for pets and people.  As we'll explain below, FieldTurf Landscape artificial grass for pets can handle dog waste easily and more efficiently than real grass, and that includes drainage. How Artificial Grass Handles Pet Waste At the heart of our durable, pet friendly artificial turf system is the drainage layer featuring MaxxFlow. This 100%...

Why Artificial Grass is the Perfect Solution for Dogs with Sensitive Skin

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Pets with sensitive skin often wrestle with irritation, itching, and discomfort when exposed to certain allergens, pests or chemicals usually found in natural grass lawns. These irritants can penetrate your dog's skin barrier through small wounds or cracks, leading to inflammation and infections. Flea and tick infestations, common in natural grass, can exacerbate the discomfort, alongside the exposure to fertilizers and pesticides used for lawn maintenance. Moreover, in hot weather, the natural turf can heat up to discomforting levels, causing undue stress for your pet. Hypoallergenic Artificial Grass: A Game-Changer for Pet Comfort This is where artificial grass comes into...

The Complete Guide to Deep Cleaning Artificial Turf for Dogs

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Deep-cleaning artificial turf for dogs is good practice if your pets go potty in your yard. You don't have to do it very often, but doing it on a regular schedule makes it easier to keep your backyard clean, sanitary, and free from bad smells. In this guide, we'll walk you through the process, from how to know when it's time for a deep clean to what you'll need and other tips. Know When It's Time for a Deep Clean Your artificial grass may be due for a deep clean if you start noticing these signs: Strong pet odors emanating...

Will Artificial Turf for Dogs Cause Any Allergies or Health Issues for Pets?

You want the best for your four-legged family members. One part of this is ensuring your backyard isn't making your dogs sick or uncomfortable. Natural grass can trigger allergic reactions and cause various health issues for pets. On the bright side, the solution can be as straightforward as switching to artificial turf for dogs. Artificial Grass Reduces the Risk of Allergies in Dogs As a pet parent, you may have noticed bouts of sneezing, itching, or swollen paws during certain times of the year. These symptoms can be a sign of grass allergies, a common issue for dogs and one...

10 Pros: Artificial Turf for Dogs for Safer Summer Fun in Yards 

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Summer is the season for spending time outdoors, soaking up the sun, and allowing your pets to frolic in the backyard. If you're considering ways to make your yard safer and more enjoyable for your pets this summer, artificial turf for dogs could be the solution. Here’s how it can provide a secure play area for your pets during the fun summer months: 1. Softness to Protect Paws with Artificial Turf Artificial grass is designed to be gentle on your pet’s paws. High-quality synthetic turf replicates the softness and comfort of natural grass. This means your pets can play and...

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