Dog Apparel For Rainy Days
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Dog Apparel for Rainy Days

Rainy days can be dull and gloomy. For a pet owner they can be rather trying, because not only do dogs dislike heading outdoors in the rain but it also takes a lot of extra effort to take care of your pet. This extra care and attention goes a long way towards ensuring your pet’s physical as well as psychological well-being. Cuddle your pet a little more on cold wet days so that they feel warm and loved. Make sure your canine gets enough physical activity even if it is indoors. Apart from this, you need to take certain precautionary measures to ensure that your pet is healthy and happy when it is raining or snowing.

One of the key things to pay attention to during cold and wet weather is dog apparel. You need to be extra careful about what your pet is wearing. You need make sure your pet isn’t damp or wet so pat it dry after its bath or when it comes inside the house. Make sure that the corners of its ears are clean and dry to avoid any kind of infection. Once you are sure that your pet is thoroughly dry, only then dress him/her. Check whether its clothes are dry and clean as dressing a dog in damp clothes is a clear invitation to infection causing germs and bacteria.

Because keeping your pet clean and dry is paramount on cold and wet days, a dog raincoat is a must have accessory for days like these. It ensures that your pet is dry and protected when you take it outdoors for a walk during the rain or snowfall.

Another important thing for pets on wet days is to maintain their hygiene and ensure that they are not just clean but also well groomed. Clip their nails regularly and keep their paws dry. Wet paws are a strict no-no as it can result in bacterial or fungal infections. Provide them with food that provides them with the required nutrients during a cold spell, this helps stave off infections. Give them a little care and attention and serve them warm food as it will keep them warm and revitalize their spirits.

Apart from all the above mentioned precautions, one needs to pay attention to minute details like selecting clothes for them such as dog coats, using a pet friendly disinfectant at home and keeping him/her busy and physically active. These steps will ensure that your pet is a happy bundle of energy even when the weather gets a little dull and gloomy.


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