Alternative dog run but prefer flushable gravel one. Perfect Turf® Dog Runs No Muddy Paws! Much easier to maintain than natural grass. More gentle on your dog’s feet than gravel or mulch. Droppings become dry & hard making clean up a breeze!
The Family Handyman DIY Tip of the Day: Keep Dog Pee From Ruining Your Yard. Dog urine discolors and kills grass. Replace part of the lawn with landscape fabric covered with pea gravel, then add a few dog-friendly decorations! Wonder if this works
Barkley & Harper's Potty Area Super easy to do.just some sweat equity. We put down heavy plastic, a layer of pea gravel, a layer of heavy mesh screen (heavy duty pet grade like the kind you put in screen doors), and a final layer of pea gravel.
I wonder if this could work for outdoor kitties too? How to Build a Dog Potty Area -- A designated potty spot would make it easier to keep the lawn clean for the kiddo, and keep Kiley from getting as muddy when she has to pee on rainy days.