Cold Weather Common SenseWith the mercury falling during winter, San Juan Veterinary Hospital advises pet owners to be aware of special precautions and animal care tips to keep their pets healthy, happy and warm.
There are a variety of dangers associated with cold weather and pets. Pet owners can take a few simple steps to ensure that their pet braves the cold winter months.
For those horse owners remember: Water troughs must be cleared from ice. Water heaters work well in tin troughs (don't use plastic troughs, they will melt). Horses should be provided with some protection from the wind (ie, trees, shed, barn).
Call our office with any questions regarding winter care.