Pets, like small children, face the risk of drowning from not knowing how to swim. A responsible pet owner should be aware of the dangers that pools, rivers, lakes and the ocean present to pet owners. Acknowledging these dangers and using precaution will prevent you from putting your pet in harm's way.
About The World Wide Pet Industry Association
The World Wide Pet Industry Association, Inc. ® (WWPIA) is the oldest pet industry organization promoting responsible growth and development of the companion pet and related products and services. As society's "humanization" of pets grows stronger, WWPIA knows it is important to inform and educate the general public to ensure safe and healthy lifestyles for our animal friends. For more information on WWPIA, please visit http://www.wwpia.org/.
For more information, please read Water Safety.