Hiking Checklist of Dogs by Cindy Laquidara

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Published on October 26, 2016

Author: CindyLaquidara

Source: slideshare.net

1. DOGS H I K I N G C H E C K L I S T F O R C I N D Y L A Q U I D A R A

2. Hiking is one of the most exciting experiences one can have with a pet.

3. Yet before setting out on the trail, you want to make sure you' re fully prepared.

4. In the following slides I've included some items and tools to have at your disposal for your furry companion.

5. 1 F O O D A N D W A T E R Pack enough to ensure that your pet has enough energy and properly hydrated to endure the trek.

6. 2 H A R N E S S + L E A S H Both may come in handy as a way to guide the dog through more complex terrain along the trail.

7. 3 C O O L I N G C O L L A R S Really hot days may require additional support to keep the dog from overheating.

8. 4 C L O T H E S If you' re dogs are indoors usually, an extra layer of clothing may help to protect them from the varying outdoor temps and precipitation.

9. 5 D O G B O O T S Likewise, your dog' s paws may need protection from rocky and/ or extremely hot and cold temperatures.

10. 6 D O G P A C K Like a human' s backpack, a dog pack carries the supplies needed for the dog. Experts say that young, healthy dogs are able to carry up to 25% of their weight. Credit: Rhona- Mae Arca, Flickr

11. W W W . C I N D Y L A Q U I D A R A . O R G @ C I N D Y L A Q U I D A R A W W W . P I N T E R E S T . C O M / C I N D Y L A Q U I D A R A F O R M O R E I N F O R M A T I O NA N D H I K I N G T I P S , V I S I T :

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