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Is my dog too cold? How cold is too cold for a walk? Here’s how ...

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Is my dog too cold? How cold is too cold for a walk? Here’s how to tell

As winter tightens its grip, here are a few pointers to help you keep your best friends comfortable

Melissa Starling

As winter sets in, you might be wondering if your dogs are warm enough or if it’s too cold to take them for a walk.

It’s a tricky one; much depends on their natural coat. We go through this question on a daily basis in my household in winter because one of my dogs is small and hasn’t got much coat.

In many ways, it’s easier to keep a cold dog with a thin coat warm than to keep a hot, thick-coated dog cool...

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