Teach Your Dog To Swim With These Simple Tips

Start in shallow water. Lakes, ponds, and pools are ideal.

Right Location  

A doggy life jacket provides support and reassurance.

Use A Flotation Device

Reward your dog when they enter the water. Treats create positive associations.

Give Treats  

First, simulate swimming movements on ground. Helps them learn the motions.

Practice On Dry Land  

Don't rush into full swimming. Wade into deeper water gradually.

Take It Slow

If you get anxious, your dog will too. Remain patient, calm and encouraging.

Stay Calm

Bring toys and play games. Swimming should be an enjoyable experience.

Make It Fun  

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