Actively supervise dogs near pool areas. Never leave unsupervised, even if they can swim.
Install secure fences/barriers with self-closing gates to block pool access when unsupervised.
Use pool alarms and keep doors leading outside securely closed.
Have dog wear life jacket for added protection if allowed pool access for swimming.
Train dog basic recall and stay commands. Reinforce obedience around pools.
Remove pool toys/balls when not actively playing retrieval games with dogs.
No Toys Near Pools
Know what to do during emergencies. Learn dog CPR and first aid.