Artificial Grass for Dog Parks
Even as the use of artificial grass is becoming more and more popular in residential landscapes, pet owners are now looking to install it for use in their dogs’ favorite place: the dog park. The reasoning behind this is simple: dogs like to lay on soft surfaces. Artificial grass provides them with exactly that – a surface that’s not only soft and easy on their joints but also one that doesn’t get impacted by weather conditions, such as harsh sunshine or water-logged ground.
While natural grass does provide dogs with something they’re comfortable laying on, it also poses several risks. First of all, natural grass can pose problems if your dog likes to dig. A dog’s claws can get stuck in the grass, with their paws possibly being harmed when they try to escape the hole they’re in. This risk is nonexistent on artificial surfaces, which are smooth and aren’t easily penetrated by your dog’s nails.
Another benefit of using artificial grass in dog parks is that it requires little to no upkeep. When natural grass gets wet, it can become slippery. Pet owners can take measures against this problem by installing porous asphalt in the park, so water drains away quickly, but even then, it will end up leaving behind puddles that need to be dried.
This may also pose a slipping risk to humans after they step in them. Artificial grass is waterproof, so it doesn’t require a drainage system. It will dry on its own even if the park gets filled with water, all while remaining sturdy and stable throughout the process.
Can be Installed Anywhere
Grass doesn’t grow on every surface, such as compacted dirt or sand. While these surfaces do provide dogs with some comfort when laying down on them, they’re not the most ideal for the health of your pet’s paws and joints. Artificial grass can be installed onto any surface without any problems: you won’t need to worry about it getting ruined by water or becoming locked into place along with the earth.
In addition, installing artificial grass over dirt or sand will actually provide a new surface that’s much easier to clean up after your dog uses it as a bathroom. When natural soil gets wet, it becomes muddy and can be tracked by all of your pet’s visitors throughout the park. Installing artificial grass means eliminating this problem entirely – an advantage for both pets and their owners.
Minimize Bacteria and Allergens
Artificial grass can minimize the presence of bacteria and allergens that pets could come into contact with within a natural environment. Grass contains a lot of pollen, which may trigger allergies in dogs. In addition, it provides a home for insects, many of which carry diseases. While you should never let your dog actually eat grass, they will sometimes snack on it while enjoying the park at their leisure.
That’s one extra benefit to installing artificial turf: whatever they do take in from touching or eating the grass is completely harmless to them inside their bodies. This can help pet owners to rest assured their dogs are safe while outdoors at the park.
Why Choose Us?
We know there are dozens of artificial grass installers near you, but here is what sets us apart from the rest!
Our team has 15 years of experience installing synthetic grass in San Diego.
We have installed artificial grass in areas like Hotel Del Mar, Tustin Unified School District, and Balboa Bay Resort
We stand behind our work so we offer strong warranties on residential and commercial projects.
With our wholesale synthetic grass warehouse, we can guarantee that our prices will be lower than the other guys.
Increase Safety for Dogs
Another factor you’ll want to consider when deciding whether or not to install artificial grass in your dog park is increased safety for the dogs themselves. Natural soil in a dog park can be unstable and hard to maintain, especially if it’s located on a hillside. These surfaces in a dog park are often uneven and may have holes where water has collected after rainfall. These conditions could make it difficult for an aging pet to get around the park with ease, which can lead to injuries from falls or slips.
In addition, dangerous objects such as glass shards or nails that have been left behind by humans walking through the area could cause harm when stepped on by your four-legged friend. Installing artificial grass eliminates these risks entirely, making it a safer place for your dog to play.
We Use Only High-Quality Materials
Artificial Grass San Diego products are made to provide great benefits for both dogs and their owners. Our turf has been specially designed to limit bacteria, allergens, dust mites, germs, and other irritants that can cause problems when your pet hangs out at the park.
We also stand by our products because they’re made with materials that are safe for the environment. We use recycled tire crumbs in our turf’s design to help reduce waste while providing an ideal surface for your dog to run around on. By using these eco-friendly features, we can ensure you won’t have to worry about harmful chemicals or materials being left behind after installation.