Walking your pets in the winter: podcast from Pete the Vet on Newstalk’s Pat Kenny Show

Dogs need to be walked regularly: half an hour twice daily should be the goal. To find out about exercising dogs in winter, listen to this week’s podcast from the Pat Kenny Show.¬†And don’t forget cats: if they are indoor pets, they do need regular play sessions to keep them happy.

The photo above shows Pete’s dogs Finzi and Kiko bundled up in drying gear after a joyful early morning walk.

Questions from listeners about pets

The following questions were asked by listeners this week:

  • My elderly Cavalier King Charles Spaniel suffers from weak back legs because of a spinal problem which cannot be treated. She is getting worse. Should I consider euthanasia?
  • Would CBD oil help my dog’s arthritis?

To listen to the podcast, click on the play button below.

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