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Features June 2017 Issue

Everybody Into the Pool!

Toys make pool time much more fun!

Everybody Into the Pool!

Items to help your dog frolic — and stay safe — in the water.

Nothing beats the summertime heat like a dip in the pool or a visit to the beach or a lake, and many dogs, like their human family mates, enjoy all the splashing around. They’re probably not going to be willing to go down the water slide with you, but toys and gear are available that will enhance their pool or shore-side experience. At the same time, a number of other items will help insure their safety. First, the fun stuff!

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