Green pets: unleash Fido and Fluffy from the landfill

So you think you have household recycling covered?

If you recycle with due diligence, your weekly contribution to a truck headed for the landfill is probably small.  Especially if you send putrescible waste – organic material such as leaves, branches, grass clippings and food scraps – back to nature.

Do you have a cat or a dog?  Then you already know that their poop and litter can really add ballast to the weekly trash bag.  Chances are good that this, ahem, organic material is a no-no even for composters.

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