Tips to Keep Dogs Safe Around Pools 

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.

Life Jacket 

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.

Emergency Prep

Tips for Safe Travels With Your Puppy