Many dog owners underestimate the danger a backyard pool presents and overestimate their new puppy’s swimming proficiency. Puppies are not always born knowing how to swim, so if you’re planning on bringing your pup poolside, keep these safety tips in mind.
Is a doggy life vest really necessary? Yes! Your dog should wear a life jacket on or near the water–as should you, and everyone on your boat. Here’s what you should consider when buying your pooch a life jacket.
A Pit Bull fell into a Florida river and couldn’t escape, but a friendly manatee stopped by to keep him company until rescue arrived.
A dog was playing in a river and got stuck in quicksand-like mud at the bottom for over 20 minutes. Firefighters arrived on the scene and dug him out with their bare hands.