sonibalone
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Location: mid pacific

Grass resistent to pets

I have 2 med-large dogs that love to run & play. They have destroyed sections of grass most often traveled. I have a large area where the the soil is now compacted and areas were grass is being worn down. I live in the pacific. help!
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Troppofoodgardener
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Location: Tropical North, Australia

Dogs will be dogs.. so why not build a dog-friendly garden instead? There are some good tips from this Australian website, specifically:

https://www.abc.net.au/gardening/stories/s3084874.htm

You can even watch the story by clicking the link on that page.

Otherwise, look up hardy groundcovers which will grow in your climate.
A fledgling gardener's attempt to grow food in the northern tropics of Australia:
https://troppofoodgarden.blogspot.com

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