Is Your Pet’s Drinking Water Safe? Whole Dog Journal weighs in.

 Filtered water encourages pets to drink more and stay hydrated. Keep your pet feeling his best!
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While the quality of the water inside the bowl can be the same as from the tap if the toilet is very clean, this is typically not the case. Toilets are a breeding ground for bacteria and germs, which can make your pup or kitty sick when he drinks it. Your furry buddy could experience gastrointestinal issues after drinking from a dirty, bacteria-filled bowl, especially if the water is stagnant or especially filthy, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Cleaning your toilet daily could help alleviate some of these issues, but be sure to use a pet-safe cleaner like vinegar or baking soda. It's best just to keep the seat down and your little guy out of the bathroom altogether.
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The Drinkwell Platinum is a water pet fountain with a 5-inch free-falling stream water that encourages your cat to drink more water, especially if your pet won’t drink water other than from dripping faucets or bathtub spouts. BiliLife Folding Pets Bowl Collapsing Water Feeding Bottle Portable Silicone Folding Kettle Pet Drinking Water Supplies best
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In nature, animals are instinctively attracted to moving water because they associate it with clean water. Drinkwell® Pet Fountains filter and aerate continuously moving water to keep it much fresher than standing bowl water. In addition, the constant circulation inhibits bacteria growth, keeping the fountain cleaner. When your pet is thirsty you don't want him or her drinking out of a bowl that could be filled with bacteria. That's why the Pioneer Pet Raindrop Filtered Drinking Fountain is a great addition to your household. The Pioneer Pet Raindrop Filtered Drinking Fountain is an electric stainless steel pet fountain with a raindrop shape that is easy for pets to drink from. Since it's made from stainless steel, bacteria doesn't have a chance to build up. Plus the circulating water movement makes it more appealing to your pet. The Pioneer Pet Raindrop Filtered Drinking Fountain comes with a charcoal filter which continues to provide fresh, bacteria-free water to your pet. The Pioneer Pet Raindrop Filtered Drinking Fountain is available in 60 oz and 96 oz, so you don't have to worry about refilling all the time. The activated carbon filter removes bad tastes and odors from the water and the pre-filter captures debris. Pet fountains encourage pets to drink more and get the proper hydration essential to their health.Animals have an instinctual drive to consume enough water to meet their daily requirements. The average amount of water for a or cat to drink each day is roughly 1 cup per 10 pounds of body weight. Young and require more due to their higher metabolism and growth rate, and pets with certain illnesses (or those that are very active) may also require more water each day.
The next time your pet needs a drink, just fill up the Pioneer Pet Raindrop Filtered Drinking Fountain in either the 60 oz or 96 oz size, plug it in, and switch it on. The stainless steel helps keep pets safe from bacteria that is known to build up in ordinary water bowls. The charcoal filter circulates the water so your pet is always lapping up fresh, clean water. The raindrop shape is sleek and compliments most home decor. The Pioneer Pet Raindrop Filtered Drinking Fountain is dishwasher safe. The danger from bacterial contamination is a big concern. Harmful bacteria need four things to thrive: water, a source of nutrients, moderate temperatures and time. A pet’s drinking water left standing for more than two days without a thorough cleaning can be potentially harmful to your pet.