Posted by: Green Knight | June 25, 2010

Dog Allergies

if your pooch has asthma-like symptoms, and its bedding has cedar chips, try switching to

something else and see if it helps. cedar & other conifers secrete plicatic acid, a natural

insecticide which protects the tree, but can irritate some dogs (and humans). i learned

that from a great dog book by Ted Kerasote called “Merle’s Door.”


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