One of the most common mistakes that dog owners do during hot days is giving their dog too much water. If your dog suffered from dehydration, giving him or her too much water is not the best recourse.
– Some dogs could die from drinking too much water after being dehydrated.
– It is best to regulate how much water they drink because their cells could burst.
– Also, it is best not to let your dog drink from rivers because…
Veterinarian Dr. Julie Schell said that if the dog gets dehydrated and they are offered a lot of water to drink, their body will not be able to take it in properly because they are not ready for it. When this happens, their cells may burst. Sometimes, because of this, a dog may even die. Although it is not common, it does happen.
Aside from that, another problem during the summer is if dogs drink water from rivers. If dogs drink contaminated water, they may vomit or suffer from diarrhea. It is best for dog owners to bring their own water when out during the summer.
Read the thorough story by Lauren Pullen here – https://globalnews.ca/