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What natural weed killer is safe for plants and safe for pets?

I have grass growing around my hedges and need a natural weed killer because I have 2 dogs. I have asthma also. Can you suggest something for me. We live in Lakeland, Fl and zone 9.
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Hi

There is no natural weed killer beyond mulching and hoeing. You can use Round-up herbicide safely if you want since it only affects the plants you spray. Just keep your pets away for an hour or so after spraying.

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