September 2014 - PALS

Is Ice Water Bad For Dogs?

Recently we have been seeing an article making its rounds throughout social media. The article has the headline “PLEASE READ ASAP”. The article describes a scene where a pet parent fills her dog’s water bowl with ice water. Some time later her dog starts to choke, is bloating and shows signs of distress. After rushing him to the veterinarian she is told that ice water is very bad and caused violent muscle spasms in the stomach, which caused the bloating. … read more