Mulch Problems

Is red mulch toxic to cats?

Zone Massachusetts 01545 | pennymohr added on June 13, 2015 | Answered

I just had an outdoor enclosure built for my 2 cats (12 x 12). A portion of it has old, red mulch and dirt where grass won't grow. I'd like to put down a new layer of mulch to neaten it up. Is it toxic to cats?

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Answered on June 14, 2015

The dyes used in commercial mulch is considered pet and kid safe.
Dogs that eat mulch is another issue and perhaps a call to your vet would ease your concerns.

Here is a link with more information.

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