Feeding (and Watering) Fido

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How much water should I bring for my dog on a hike?

Feeding (and Watering) Fido

Wherever you hike and however long each excursion is, be sure to pack several gallons of bottled water for you and your dog. This will help you avoid bacterial contamination while traveling, since water quality varies from place to place. If you run down to the last half gallon, begin mixing in equal parts with the water supply at your destination. If your pet is especially sensitive, use distilled water. Keep water in the car to prevent dehydration.

   

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