If you've been thinking about adding a water feature to your home's property, you might be wondering if it's a good idea for your pet. Thoughtfully planned, a sustainable wildlife habitat in the form of a water feature can benefit your family pet and become a peaceful sanctuary for them, too. The experts at Modern Design Aquascaping have rounded up some pet friendly tips for water features.
Did you know that dogs can particularly benefit from the addition of a small water feature? Because they perspire through their feet, a water feature which allows them to dip their feet will help them keep cool in summer. Just like the neighborhood pollinators and birds, they'll also enjoy having an additional water source to drink to drink from.
Consider these tips when designing a pet friendly water feature in your backyard:
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John Adams is a professional pond artist and builder.