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The Manual: Winterize Your Dog

Learn how to prepare your dog for cold temps and tricky terrain with this guide.
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Keep a Full Bowl
In calorie-depleting cold, add one or two
tablespoons of veggie oil to dry food, or choose a formula with high fat content like Eagle Pack’s Adult Power (eaglepack.com). Expect Fido to drink at least an ounce of water per pound of body weight per day, and take drinking breaks at least three times daily. Camping 72 hours or longer? Increase regular portions by 20 percent.

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