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    Just wondering if there's a way to keep the moss off the dogs drinking bowl (I think that's what it is, just a light green coating on the inside of the bowl). He just has 2 buckets and they seem to accumulate it every day, if this is just normal I'll just have to keep refilling them every day but if there's something I can do to prevent this it'd be a great help!
    Also does anyone know how to keep dogs off a certain garden? He can utilize the whole backyard which is fine but there's one patch that I've made into a nice garden and he has just started digging and ruining it and I'd rather he didn't!
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    Keep the sun off the bowls.

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    Are the buckets in sunlight? Generally they need sunlight to grow so it must be in a fair bit of direct sunlight to be growing every day

    As for the garden, people say to bury their poo or spray citronella on the garden.....these kind of work but my dog was stubborn and it didnt last long. We put up a small barrier fence just to make sure they dont go in there. Some star pickets with low chook wire will do.

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    Default Moss in dog bowl?

    I know one of them does but I don't think the other one does and they both seem to get the same amount of moss so not really sure!

    Ah okay I might try the citronella and see what happens and if all else fails I'll put the fence up! Do you have to leave it up or did your dog learn to stay away from it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeganMum View Post
    I know one of them does but I don't think the other one does and they both seem to get the same amount of moss so not really sure!

    Ah okay I might try the citronella and see what happens and if all else fails I'll put the fence up! Do you have to leave it up or did your dog learn to stay away from it?
    What sort of dog do you have?
    We had to leave the fence up but it was a rental and we didnt want to risk taking it down just to have the newly replaced plants dug up AGAIN before we left....but I do know some dogs will learn to stay away. We also sprayed the fence with citronella too for good measure. Just make sure you respray after it gets wet cos it just washes away.

    Ive also heard putting chilli flakes on the garden stops them digging but never tried it.

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    Default Moss in dog bowl?

    He's a lab and he isn't really trained well, he knows basic commands but not sure if he knows to stay away from certain things! I haven't actually caught him in the garden so haven't been able to tell him "no".
    The fence might be a good idea as we are just renting too and I just can't deal with cleaning it up everyday!!


 

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