All posts by: Jake Hirshland

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June 20, 2018

What Happens When You Don’t Clean Up Dog Waste?

In a perfect world, dog ownership would be all tail-wagging and fun. However, anyone who’s owned a pet knows that sometimes a little dirty work is necessary, including the unsavory act of cleaning up dog poop. Picking up dog waste is unpleasant on an instinctual level, but beyond the displeasure of interacting with Fido’s poop, […]

Health and Safety
April 14, 2018

Dog Poop and Diseases

Does Dog Poop Contain Harmful Diseases? Dog poop is a part of our everyday life. Whether taking care of your own pet, petsitting, or simply feeling something squish underneath your sneaker, it is important to adopt best practices around the inevitable cleaning and handling of animal waste to avoid harmful contact with your immune system.

Health and Safety
March 15, 2018

How to Remove Dog Poop from Your Shoe

You feel the squish. You see a streak on the walkway. You smell the first notes of disaster. 
 You’ve just stepped in dog poop. We’ve all done it, and unfortunately, there’s no miracle-fix for the dilemma. However, if you act fast and follow these easy steps, you might just save your favorite shoe from […]

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