If you want to take your dog boating, there are a few steps you should follow in order to ensure your pup (and everyone else on board) is safe on the water.
If you aren’t sure of your dog’s swimming ability, you might want to consider purchasing them a life jacket specifically made for dogs.
If your dog were to jump or fall overboard, what would be your next step of action? You should talk this over with everyone on your boat.
Step 3: Put Together A First Aid Kit
– Gauze – A long pair of socks or protective shoes for paw injuries – Eyewash
Introduce your dog to the boat and let them walk around it while it’s turned off, so they can feel comfortable.
Step 4: Let Your Dog Sniff The Boat Before Going Boating