Landscaping Tips for Dog Owners

Your landscape can make your home feel like an oasis if it is taken care of properly. There are different factors that should affect your landscaping plans, such as having children, whether or not you want an outdoor pool or if you have dogs. The best landscaping company at the Lake of the Ozarks is here to give a few landscaping tips for dog owners.

4 Landscaping Tips for Dog Owners

Tip # 1
Add a water feature.
Consider adding a water feature to your spring landscaping plans for your dogs to cool off in. Water features can also add value to your home and create a soothing, relaxing feel.

Tip # 2
Add walkways to the routes your dog already travels.
Why go to the dog park when you can make your very own in your backyard? Give your dog a walkway or pathway to walk on to get some exercise in the comfort of their own backyard.

Tip # 3
Add a fence.
Fence in your backyard in an effort to prevent your dog from running away or wandering out into traffic. Having a fenced yard can also come in handy for small children too.

"No landscape design (and therefore the planting of that design) is a custom landscape design without the input of the client”. - our designer, Rick Harris

Rick Harris, our designer, has 46 years of experience in the field of Horticulture, Retail Garden Center Management, and Landscape Design. That's 46 years of learning and knowing what and how large plants will become.

Tip # 4
Designate a "potty break area" in your yard.
You can train your dog to go to the same spot every time when he or she needs to pee. Fill that area with material your dog can accept, consult with your landscaping company in Lake Ozark to determine what is best.

"We strive to give our customers the highest quality and best service at the Lake, we take pride in taking care of our customer’s important investment so they can visit the lake without stress and just enjoy what the Ozarks has to offer." - Bill Mackay, Owner

Maintaining your Paradise is our Business!

We hope these tips help all of you dog owners out there. If any of this sounds too time-consuming or labor intensive for you, call Paradise Landscape Irrigation & Pool Maintenance at 573-964-6515. You may also request a quote by visiting our website at and clicking the "request a quote" button toward the bottom of the page. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call us.

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