Cold Weather Tips

Hypothermia can occur quickly during the cold weather.  Inadequate shelter, an animal that is wet and insufficient calories can make a pet more susceptible to this condition.

Pets who are outside in cold weather will need extra calories to keep warm. When the temperature is below freezing, you may need to increase calories by as much as 30%, depending on the pet and housing conditions.  Shivering is a sign that your pet is cold…

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