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10 shockingly common dog dangers in your own backyard

Are you sure your backyard is perfectly safe for your pooch? Fix these everyday, surprising dangers and turn your yard from a doggie hazard to haven.

2. Your fence
2. Your fence
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Yes, even the thing installed specifically to keep your dog safe can lead to injuries. If your pooch tries to squeeze through gaps or dig under the fence, it could not only escape, but also get splinters and cuts in the process. Line the bottom of the fence with chicken wire or mesh fencing at least 15cm deep to prevent any getaways.



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