The Best Dog Water – Why is it So Difficult to Provide?
Water is life for dogs as well as humans. Given proper hydration, let’s focus on how the water quality can differ between you and your dog. Obviously consuming impurities in your water whether human or canine is not an ideal situation. The best dog water may not be as close as your tap.
If your tap water, whether from a municipality or well, smells or tastes bad you will likely not drink it and replace it with a better source. Your dog is not going to complain about that smelly tap water so it is pretty easy to just fill the water bowl from the tap for your special friend. As for the bad stuff you cannot see or smell, tap water can contain some of this too. The EPA provides Maximum Contaminant Levels (MCLS), which are the highest level of contaminants allowed in drinking water. More information can be found at the EPA’s safewater website. Needless