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Janet Tobiassen Crosby, DVM

Paws to Protect

By December 21, 2012

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Natasha in the snow ozmafam/FlickrWinter boots are essential wear for humans to provide traction and protection on snow and ice. Not all pets will need boots, but they do need special care and attention for their feet during harsh weather. Additionally, pets who lick their paws after walking on deicer may ingest toxic compounds.

Learn how to protect your pet's paws in winter and be aware of other common winter dangers.


Photo: Natasha in the snow by ozmafam/Flickr

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