There are so many useful tips with the help of which you can protect and maintain your pets health in winters. Let’s have a look at all these below mentioned tips.
- Keep the dog inside and avoid winter walks
As you all know that all pets especially dogs use to wander outside all the time. But in winters, you have to pay attention to this aspect as dogs also feel the coldness of winter season same as we human do. Most important tip in order to protect your pooch in severe cold winter is to keep him inside. Try to keep your dog in some very warm room where you yourself use to remain during cold. Majority of dog owners use to go outside for a walk along with their pooch. Pet care in winter is very important so you should avoid these long walks. If you are on regular exercise for some specific period of time then try to go alone or with your friend or family member.
- Cover dog with wool coat
Same like human beings, dog also feels cold during winters. Pet winter coats are a good option to save him from severe cold. Cover his body with this winter coat. In this way your dog will never ever feel coldness during winters. You can also dress up your pooch in a sweater or any other kind of winter fabric.
- Avoid frozen dinners
Giving frozen meals to dogs is a very big mistake done by almost all dog owners. There is a big no for frozen meals during winters especially when it comes to the health of a dog. Dog owners use to make a big quantity of meal for their dogs and then freeze them for a long period of time. You should not give this frozen meal to your dogs during winters because it boosts the coldness in the body of the dog. Try to provide them with freshly made hot meal so that they could bear the coldness.
- Do not give bath more than one time
It is true that carrying for pets in winter is essential but you are not supposed to give bath to your dog for more than one time. Only one bath with warm water per day is more than enough.
- Avoid letting your dog close to the heater
Normally, dog owners think that bringing heater’s heat close to their dogs is very good in the winter season. Here you are doing a big mistake. This is totally wrong to give your dog heat of a gas heater. Because of this heat, your dog gets use to with it and soon he will experience some specific skin allergies. Covering him with wool coat is more than enough. Dog paw care in winter can also be done with this tip.