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Are Lawn Care Products Killing Our Pets?

Two weeks ago we were in Miami.
    One evening I met up with an old friend I know through rescue work to catch up.
    It was great spending time with this friend, especially since she radiates happiness and positivity. 
   During our 'catching up time' we inevitably stumbled upon the subject of pets.




    Jess, my friend, mentioned that her family had lost their 3 dogs, all to cancer, within months of each other (a few years back).  Clearly this was a devastating blow. 
    "Were you feeding them high-quality food?" I asked, having also lost my 2 dogs to cancer within a year of each other (4 years ago). 
     "I must admit, I was giving my dogs 'ok-dog-food' and never had put much thought into what they were eating... until I lost them both to cancer, my collie mix passed away at age 8 and my shepherd mix at age 9," I added. 
    "No, we fed our dogs high quality food, Nature's Recipe Grain Free is what we had always given them.  
    I did some r…