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Zone Stockton Ca. | Robert Frazier added on December 30, 2017 | Answered

What if I got a little bit of dog poop in my compost?

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Answered on December 30, 2017

If you can manage to get it hot enough to break down then it will be fine. Otherwise, you may be looking at contamination. It is always best to avoid any feces from any animal that eats meat. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/composting/manures/dog-waste-in-compost.htm

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