Studies Link Canine Cancers to Lawn Chemicals

A study by the Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine established that lawn pesticides, especially those containing the chemical 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D), can cause canine malignant lymphoma (CML) and canine bladder cancer.  Contact with lawn care products applied by professional lawn companies increased the risk of CML significantly by up to 70 percent. The risk [...]