Dog Hot Weather Tips
Must-Haves for Hot Weather
Cooling Mats
Give your dog at least one cool spot to lie in at home with a dog cooling mat. Most contain a cooling gel and are pressure activated so they start working as soon as your dog lies down.
Best Overall Cooling Mat
Best Overall Cooling Mat
The Green Pet Shop Self-Cooling Dog Pad, Medium/Large
Best Overall Cooling Mat
The Green Pet Shop Self-Cooling Dog Pad, Medium/Large
The Green Pet Shop Self-Cooling Dog Pad, Medium/Large
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The Green Pet Shop Self-Cooling Dog Pad, Medium/Large
Best Budget Cooling Mat
Best Budget Cooling Mat
Comfort Cooling Gel Pet Pad Mat in Large 20”x36”, for Large Pets (Silver)
Best Budget Cooling Mat
Comfort Cooling Gel Pet Pad Mat in Large 20”x36”, for Large Pets (Silver)
Comfort Cooling Gel Pet Pad Mat in Large 20”x36”, for Large Pets (Silver)
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Comfort Cooling Gel Pet Pad Mat in Large 20”x36”, for Large Pets (Silver)
Most Durable Cooling Mat
Most Durable Cooling Mat
TechNiche International Evaporative Cooling Dog Pad, Royal Blue, X-Large
Most Durable Cooling Mat
TechNiche International Evaporative Cooling Dog Pad, Royal Blue, X-Large
TechNiche International Evaporative Cooling Dog Pad, Royal Blue, X-Large
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TechNiche International Evaporative Cooling Dog Pad, Royal Blue, X-Large
Cooling Vest
The best thing about cooling vests for dogs is that they are simple to use — simply soak them, wring them out, and place them on your dog for hours of relief. They contain no chemicals, so they are a safe way to keep your pup comfortable.
Best Overall Cooling Vest
Best Overall Cooling Vest
Canada Pooch Cooling Dog Vest, Tie Dye, 10
Best Overall Cooling Vest
Canada Pooch Cooling Dog Vest, Tie Dye, 10
Canada Pooch Cooling Dog Vest, Tie Dye, 10
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Canada Pooch Cooling Dog Vest, Tie Dye, 10
Best Budget Cooling Vest
Best Budget Cooling Vest
Dog Cooling Vest, Breathable Cooling Jacket for Dog Anxiety Relief Sun Protection, Soft Dog Cool Coat for Small Medium Dogs/Cats Outdoor Walking Training Hiking on Summer, X-Large
Best Budget Cooling Vest
Dog Cooling Vest, Breathable Cooling Jacket for Dog Anxiety Relief Sun Protection, Soft Dog Cool Coat for Small Medium Dogs/Cats Outdoor Walking Training Hiking on Summer, X-Large
Dog Cooling Vest, Breathable Cooling Jacket for Dog Anxiety Relief Sun Protection, Soft Dog Cool Coat for Small Medium Dogs/Cats Outdoor Walking Training Hiking on Summer, X-Large
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Dog Cooling Vest, Breathable Cooling Jacket for Dog Anxiety Relief Sun Protection, Soft Dog Cool Coat for Small Medium Dogs/Cats Outdoor Walking Training Hiking on Summer, X-Large
Most Durable Cooling Vest
Most Durable Cooling Vest
GF Pet Elastofit Ice Dog Vest, 3X-Large
Most Durable Cooling Vest
GF Pet Elastofit Ice Dog Vest, 3X-Large
GF Pet Elastofit Ice Dog Vest, 3X-Large
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GF Pet Elastofit Ice Dog Vest, 3X-Large
Portable Dog Bowl
While it's important to avoid taking your dog out when it's excessively hot, hydration is important even at cooler times. With a portable dog bowl, it's easy to give your dog water wherever you are.
Best Overall Collapsible Dog Bowl
Best Overall Collapsible Dog Bowl
Bonza Large Collapsible Dog Bowl, 40 Ounce Hiking Dog Bowl for Large Dogs, Lightweight, Sturdy, Leak Proof, Food Safe, Premium Quality Travel Pet Bowl Solution
Best Overall Collapsible Dog Bowl
Bonza Large Collapsible Dog Bowl, 40 Ounce Hiking Dog Bowl for Large Dogs, Lightweight, Sturdy, Leak Proof, Food Safe, Premium Quality Travel Pet Bowl Solution
Bonza Large Collapsible Dog Bowl, 40 Ounce Hiking Dog Bowl for Large Dogs, Lightweight, Sturdy, Leak Proof, Food Safe, Premium Quality Travel Pet Bowl Solution
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Bonza Large Collapsible Dog Bowl, 40 Ounce Hiking Dog Bowl for Large Dogs, Lightweight, Sturdy, Leak Proof, Food Safe, Premium Quality Travel Pet Bowl Solution
Best Dog Water Bottle
Best Dog Water Bottle
Highwave AutoDogMug Portable Dog Water Bottle & Bowl, Smoke, 20-oz bottle
Best Dog Water Bottle
Highwave AutoDogMug Portable Dog Water Bottle & Bowl, Smoke, 20-oz bottle
Highwave AutoDogMug Portable Dog Water Bottle & Bowl, Smoke, 20-oz bottle
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Highwave AutoDogMug Portable Dog Water Bottle & Bowl, Smoke, 20-oz bottle
Best Lightweight Portable Dog Bowl
Best Lightweight Portable Dog Bowl
Kyjen Outward Hound Port A Bowl (48 oz) Medium Blue
Best Lightweight Portable Dog Bowl
Kyjen Outward Hound Port A Bowl (48 oz) Medium Blue
Kyjen Outward Hound Port A Bowl (48 oz) Medium Blue
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Kyjen Outward Hound Port A Bowl (48 oz) Medium Blue
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Nice to Haves for Hot Weather
Elevated Dog Bed
Thanks to the raised mesh sleeping platform, plenty of air can circulate, making elevated dog beds far cooler than standard dog beds.
Best Overall Elevated Dog Bed
Best Overall Elevated Dog Bed
K&H Pet Products Coolin’ Cot Elevated Dog Bed, Large
Best Overall Elevated Dog Bed
K&H Pet Products Coolin' Cot Elevated Dog Bed, Large
K&H Pet Products Coolin' Cot Elevated Dog Bed, Large
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K&H Pet Products Coolin’ Cot Elevated Dog Bed, Large
Best Elevated Dog Bed For Travel
Best Elevated Dog Bed For Travel
Carlson Pet Products Elevated Dog Bed, Indoor or Outdoor Dog Bed for Small Dogs, Green (8040)
Best Elevated Dog Bed For Travel
Carlson Pet Products Elevated Dog Bed, Indoor or Outdoor Dog Bed for Small Dogs, Green (8040)
Carlson Pet Products Elevated Dog Bed, Indoor or Outdoor Dog Bed for Small Dogs, Green (8040)
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Carlson Pet Products Elevated Dog Bed, Indoor or Outdoor Dog Bed for Small Dogs, Green (8040)
Best Outdoor Elevated Dog Bed
Best Outdoor Elevated Dog Bed
K&H Pet Products Original Indoor/Outdoor Covered Elevated Dog Bed, Navy Blue, Large
Best Outdoor Elevated Dog Bed
K&H Pet Products Original Indoor/Outdoor Covered Elevated Dog Bed, Navy Blue, Large
K&H Pet Products Original Indoor/Outdoor Covered Elevated Dog Bed, Navy Blue, Large
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K&H Pet Products Original Indoor/Outdoor Covered Elevated Dog Bed, Navy Blue, Large
Dog Sunscreen
Some dog sunscreens are rub-on (like a glue stick), some are wipes, and some are spray-on. Both protect your dog from the sun's rays!
Overall Best Dog Sunscreen
Overall Best Dog Sunscreen
My Dog Nose It! Dog Sun Protection Balm, 0.5-oz jar
Overall Best Dog Sunscreen
My Dog Nose It! Dog Sun Protection Balm, 0.5-oz jar
My Dog Nose It! Dog Sun Protection Balm, 0.5-oz jar
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My Dog Nose It! Dog Sun Protection Balm, 0.5-oz jar
Best Budget Dog Sunscreeen
Best Budget Dog Sunscreeen
Lucky Pup Sunscreen Dog Balm, 0.15-oz tube
Best Budget Dog Sunscreeen
Lucky Pup Sunscreen Dog Balm, 0.15-oz tube
Lucky Pup Sunscreen Dog Balm, 0.15-oz tube
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Lucky Pup Sunscreen Dog Balm, 0.15-oz tube
Most Durable Dog Sunscreen
Most Durable Dog Sunscreen
Handy Hound SnoutScreen | Nose Balm | Moisturizing All Natural Balm and Sunscreen Heals Dry, Chapped, Cracked, and Crusty Dog Snout and Protects from Sun and Insects, 2 oz
Most Durable Dog Sunscreen
Handy Hound SnoutScreen | Nose Balm | Moisturizing All Natural Balm and Sunscreen Heals Dry, Chapped, Cracked, and Crusty Dog Snout and Protects from Sun and Insects, 2 oz
Handy Hound SnoutScreen | Nose Balm | Moisturizing All Natural Balm and Sunscreen Heals Dry, Chapped, Cracked, and Crusty Dog Snout and Protects from Sun and Insects, 2 oz
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Handy Hound SnoutScreen | Nose Balm | Moisturizing All Natural Balm and Sunscreen Heals Dry, Chapped, Cracked, and Crusty Dog Snout and Protects from Sun and Insects, 2 oz
Dog Washer
Give your dog the gift of a cool shower on a hot day - utter bliss!
Overall Best Dog Washer
Overall Best Dog Washer
Waterpik Pet Wand Pro Dog Shower Attachment, 2.5 GPM
Overall Best Dog Washer
Waterpik Pet Wand Pro Dog Shower Attachment, 2.5 GPM
Waterpik Pet Wand Pro Dog Shower Attachment, 2.5 GPM
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Waterpik Pet Wand Pro Dog Shower Attachment, 2.5 GPM
Best Budget Dog Washer
Best Budget Dog Washer
Rinse Ace 3 Way Pet Shower Sprayer with 8 Foot Hose and Quick Connect to Showerhead
Best Budget Dog Washer
Rinse Ace 3 Way Pet Shower Sprayer with 8 Foot Hose and Quick Connect to Showerhead
Rinse Ace 3 Way Pet Shower Sprayer with 8 Foot Hose and Quick Connect to Showerhead
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Rinse Ace 3 Way Pet Shower Sprayer with 8 Foot Hose and Quick Connect to Showerhead
Most Portable Dog Washer
Most Portable Dog Washer
Aquapaw Pet Bathing Tool | Pet Shower Sprayer & Scrubber in-One, Shower Bath Tub & Outdoor Garden Hose Compatible, Dog Cat Horse Grooming
Most Portable Dog Washer
Aquapaw Pet Bathing Tool | Pet Shower Sprayer & Scrubber in-One, Shower Bath Tub & Outdoor Garden Hose Compatible, Dog Cat Horse Grooming
Aquapaw Pet Bathing Tool | Pet Shower Sprayer & Scrubber in-One, Shower Bath Tub & Outdoor Garden Hose Compatible, Dog Cat Horse Grooming
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Aquapaw Pet Bathing Tool | Pet Shower Sprayer & Scrubber in-One, Shower Bath Tub & Outdoor Garden Hose Compatible, Dog Cat Horse Grooming
Dog Pool
Your dog will love cooling off in a pool on a hot day. Just make sure to position it in a shaded spot.
Best Overall Dog Pool
Best Overall Dog Pool
Jasonwell Foldable Dog Pet Bath Pool Collapsible Dog Pet Pool Bathing Tub Kiddie Pool for Dogs Cats & Kids (63″.D x 11.8″.H, Blue)
Best Overall Dog Pool
Jasonwell Foldable Dog Pet Bath Pool Collapsible Dog Pet Pool Bathing Tub Kiddie Pool for Dogs Cats & Kids (63".D x 11.8".H, Blue)
Jasonwell Foldable Dog Pet Bath Pool Collapsible Dog Pet Pool Bathing Tub Kiddie Pool for Dogs Cats & Kids (63".D x 11.8".H, Blue)
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Jasonwell Foldable Dog Pet Bath Pool Collapsible Dog Pet Pool Bathing Tub Kiddie Pool for Dogs Cats & Kids (63″.D x 11.8″.H, Blue)
Best Budget Dog Pool
Best Budget Dog Pool
Zacro Foldable Large Dog Pool – Pet Dog Cats Paddling Bath Pool, Large Outdoor Bathing Tub for Dogs Cats and Kids (47 X 11.8 in)
Best Budget Dog Pool
Zacro Foldable Large Dog Pool - Pet Dog Cats Paddling Bath Pool, Large Outdoor Bathing Tub for Dogs Cats and Kids (47 X 11.8 in)
Zacro Foldable Large Dog Pool - Pet Dog Cats Paddling Bath Pool, Large Outdoor Bathing Tub for Dogs Cats and Kids (47 X 11.8 in)
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Zacro Foldable Large Dog Pool – Pet Dog Cats Paddling Bath Pool, Large Outdoor Bathing Tub for Dogs Cats and Kids (47 X 11.8 in)
Most Durable Dog Pool
Most Durable Dog Pool
KOPEKS Outdoor Portable Rectangular Dog Swimming Pool, Gray, Large
Most Durable Dog Pool
KOPEKS Outdoor Portable Rectangular Dog Swimming Pool, Gray, Large
KOPEKS Outdoor Portable Rectangular Dog Swimming Pool, Gray, Large
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KOPEKS Outdoor Portable Rectangular Dog Swimming Pool, Gray, Large
Splurges for Hot Weather
Dog Goggles/Sunglasses
Dog goggles and sunglasses are a must-have for outdoor-loving dogs. They protect from UV rays and the weather.
Best Overall Dog Goggles
Best Overall Dog Goggles
Doggles ILS Dog Goggles, Chrome, Large
Best Overall Dog Goggles
Doggles ILS Dog Goggles, Chrome, Large
Doggles ILS Dog Goggles, Chrome, Large
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Doggles ILS Dog Goggles, Chrome, Large
Best Budget Dog Goggles
Best Budget Dog Goggles
QUMY Dog Goggles Eye Wear Protection Waterproof Pet Sunglasses for Dogs About Over 15 lbs (Black)
Best Budget Dog Goggles
QUMY Dog Goggles Eye Wear Protection Waterproof Pet Sunglasses for Dogs About Over 15 lbs (Black)
QUMY Dog Goggles Eye Wear Protection Waterproof Pet Sunglasses for Dogs About Over 15 lbs (Black)
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QUMY Dog Goggles Eye Wear Protection Waterproof Pet Sunglasses for Dogs About Over 15 lbs (Black)
Most Durable Dog Goggles
Most Durable Dog Goggles
Rex Specs Dog Goggles
Most Durable Dog Goggles
Rex Specs Dog Goggles
Rex Specs Dog Goggles
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Rex Specs Dog Goggles
Frozen Chew Toys
A freezable chew toy is a welcome relief to any dog on a hot day and will keep your pet distracted!
Best Overall Frozen Chew Toy
Best Overall Frozen Chew Toy
All for Paws Chill Out Ice Bone, Dog Frozen Cooling Toys, Large
Best Overall Frozen Chew Toy
All for Paws Chill Out Ice Bone, Dog Frozen Cooling Toys, Large
All for Paws Chill Out Ice Bone, Dog Frozen Cooling Toys, Large
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All for Paws Chill Out Ice Bone, Dog Frozen Cooling Toys, Large
Best Budget Frozen Chew Toy
Best Budget Frozen Chew Toy
ZNOKA Pet Products Arctic Freeze Fetch Food Cooling Teether Upgraded Chew Toy
Best Budget Frozen Chew Toy
ZNOKA Pet Products Arctic Freeze Fetch Food Cooling Teether Upgraded Chew Toy
ZNOKA Pet Products Arctic Freeze Fetch Food Cooling Teether Upgraded Chew Toy
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ZNOKA Pet Products Arctic Freeze Fetch Food Cooling Teether Upgraded Chew Toy
Best Frozen Chew Toy For Puppies
Best Frozen Chew Toy For Puppies
NWK Pet Teether Cooling Chew Toy for Dogs Teething Toy for Puppies, Fit with Treats for More Fun (Chewing Ring)
Best Frozen Chew Toy For Puppies
NWK Pet Teether Cooling Chew Toy for Dogs Teething Toy for Puppies, Fit with Treats for More Fun (Chewing Ring)
NWK Pet Teether Cooling Chew Toy for Dogs Teething Toy for Puppies, Fit with Treats for More Fun (Chewing Ring)
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NWK Pet Teether Cooling Chew Toy for Dogs Teething Toy for Puppies, Fit with Treats for More Fun (Chewing Ring)
Dog Boots
The sidewalk can get hot enough to burn your dog's paw pads on sweltering days. Ideally, avoid walking your dog when the sidewalks are this hot, but if it's essential (getting your dog to the car or taking a quick bathroom break if you don't have a yard) a set of dog boots will protect paws.
Best Overall Dog Boots
Best Overall Dog Boots
My Busy Dog Water Resistant Dog Shoes with Two Reflective Fastening Straps and Rugged Anti-Slip Sole | Dog Boots Perfect for Small Medium Large Dogs | Size Chart in Pictures (Size 6, Black)
Best Overall Dog Boots
My Busy Dog Water Resistant Dog Shoes with Two Reflective Fastening Straps and Rugged Anti-Slip Sole | Dog Boots Perfect for Small Medium Large Dogs | Size Chart in Pictures (Size 6, Black)
My Busy Dog Water Resistant Dog Shoes with Two Reflective Fastening Straps and Rugged Anti-Slip Sole | Dog Boots Perfect for Small Medium Large Dogs | Size Chart in Pictures (Size 6, Black)
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My Busy Dog Water Resistant Dog Shoes with Two Reflective Fastening Straps and Rugged Anti-Slip Sole | Dog Boots Perfect for Small Medium Large Dogs | Size Chart in Pictures (Size 6, Black)
Best Budget Dog Boots
Best Budget Dog Boots
Pawz Dog Boots | Dog Paw Protection with Dog Rubber Booties | Dog Booties for Winter, Rain and Pavement Heat | Waterproof Dog Shoes for Clean Paws | Paw Friction for Dogs | Dog Shoes (Black) (XL)
Best Budget Dog Boots
Pawz Dog Boots | Dog Paw Protection with Dog Rubber Booties | Dog Booties for Winter, Rain and Pavement Heat | Waterproof Dog Shoes for Clean Paws | Paw Friction for Dogs | Dog Shoes (Black) (XL)
Pawz Dog Boots | Dog Paw Protection with Dog Rubber Booties | Dog Booties for Winter, Rain and Pavement Heat | Waterproof Dog Shoes for Clean Paws | Paw Friction for Dogs | Dog Shoes (Black) (XL)
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Pawz Dog Boots | Dog Paw Protection with Dog Rubber Booties | Dog Booties for Winter, Rain and Pavement Heat | Waterproof Dog Shoes for Clean Paws | Paw Friction for Dogs | Dog Shoes (Black) (XL)
Most Durable Dog Boots
Most Durable Dog Boots
EXPAWLORER Waterproof Dog Boots Reflective Non Slip Pet Booties for Medium Large Dogs Black 4 Pcs
Most Durable Dog Boots
EXPAWLORER Waterproof Dog Boots Reflective Non Slip Pet Booties for Medium Large Dogs Black 4 Pcs
EXPAWLORER Waterproof Dog Boots Reflective Non Slip Pet Booties for Medium Large Dogs Black 4 Pcs
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EXPAWLORER Waterproof Dog Boots Reflective Non Slip Pet Booties for Medium Large Dogs Black 4 Pcs
Pet Water Fountains
Your dog needs plenty of water available on a hot day. A pet fountain has a larger capacity than a bowl, plus it keeps the water clean and fresh.
Best Overall Pet Water Fountain
Best Overall Pet Water Fountain
Frisco Square Pet Fountain, 94 oz
Best Overall Pet Water Fountain
Frisco Square Pet Fountain, 94 oz
Frisco Square Pet Fountain, 94 oz
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Frisco Square Pet Fountain, 94 oz
Best Budget Pet Water Fountain
Best Budget Pet Water Fountain
isYoung Cat Fountain 1.6L Automatic Pet Water Fountain Pet Water Dispenser, Dog/Cat Health Caring Fountain and Hygienic Dog Fountain
Best Budget Pet Water Fountain
isYoung Cat Fountain 1.6L Automatic Pet Water Fountain Pet Water Dispenser, Dog/Cat Health Caring Fountain and Hygienic Dog Fountain
isYoung Cat Fountain 1.6L Automatic Pet Water Fountain Pet Water Dispenser, Dog/Cat Health Caring Fountain and Hygienic Dog Fountain
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isYoung Cat Fountain 1.6L Automatic Pet Water Fountain Pet Water Dispenser, Dog/Cat Health Caring Fountain and Hygienic Dog Fountain
Most Durable Pet Water Fountain
Most Durable Pet Water Fountain
iPettie Tritone Ceramic Pet Drinking Fountain丨Ultra Quiet, Way Better Than Plastic丨Water Fountains for Cats and Dogs 2.1 Liters Pet Water Dispenser with Replacement Filters and Foam, White
Most Durable Pet Water Fountain
iPettie Tritone Ceramic Pet Drinking Fountain丨Ultra Quiet, Way Better Than Plastic丨Water Fountains for Cats and Dogs 2.1 Liters Pet Water Dispenser with Replacement Filters and Foam, White
iPettie Tritone Ceramic Pet Drinking Fountain丨Ultra Quiet, Way Better Than Plastic丨Water Fountains for Cats and Dogs 2.1 Liters Pet Water Dispenser with Replacement Filters and Foam, White
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iPettie Tritone Ceramic Pet Drinking Fountain丨Ultra Quiet, Way Better Than Plastic丨Water Fountains for Cats and Dogs 2.1 Liters Pet Water Dispenser with Replacement Filters and Foam, White

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