Luna the German Shepherd had been lost at sea for 5 weeks, but was found healthy.
How long should you let your dog swim?
There is no standard answer to the question of how long your dog should swim each day. The length of time that a dog spends swimming will depend on several different factors, including its breed and age, as well as the individual dog’s fitness level and swimming ability. Some dogs are naturally better swimmers than others, and this can make a big difference in how long they can stay out in the water. Additionally, older or out-of-shape dogs may quickly become exhausted when swimming for too long or at too strenuous a pace. Ultimately, you should use your best judgment when deciding how much time is right for your dog to spend surrounded by the water. But be sure to keep an eye on your pup to ensure that he is not overexerting himself and always have the appropriate safety gear on hand in case of an emergency. Regardless of how long you let your dog swim, always be sure to rinse him off afterwards with fresh water and towel off as needed. By taking these simple precautions, you can help to keep both yourself and your four-legged friend safe and happy while enjoying summertime together at the lake or beach.
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