Creating the Perfect Backyard and Garden for You and your Dog

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Has your dreamed-of backyard and beautiful garden gone to the dogs? Have you given up your green lawn to your yellow Labs? You can reclaim your land from that four-pawed digging machine. In Dogscaping, master gardener Tom Barthel shows his fellow dog lovers how to create attractive backyards and gardens that allow dogs to be dogs while their owners enjoy lush green lawns; colorful, healthy flowers; and thriving fruit and vegetable gardens. An avid naturalist, Barthel takes an organic approach to gardening and landscaping, one that is healthier and safer for our families and our dogs.--COVER.
Publisher: Irvine, Calif. : Bowtie Press, [2009]
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9781933958330
Branch Call Number: 636.7083 B2827D 2009
Characteristics: 143 pages : color illustrations, color maps, color plans ; 28 cm


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Rebecca_Kohn Mar 19, 2018

Not only does this book have an original and highly descriptive title, it delivers on the advice for creating backyard spaces that are welcoming to dogs and satisfying for the gardener. From garden layout to plant recommendations, Barthel offers practical advice for creating healthy and pleasing outdoor spaces for people and dogs to enjoy together. The book is well organized and is written in a way that beginning or advanced gardeners can appreciate and implement his recommendations.


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