How much Pedialyte can I give my dog? Unless otherwise directed by your veterinarian, you may offer your dog a few laps of solution to drink every 1-2 hours. The recommended dose is approximately 2-4 mL of Pedialyte per pound of body weight. The solution can also be frozen and offered as ice cubes.
Is Pedialyte safe for dogs? Similar to Gatorade, Pedialyte is an age-old trick to rehydrate humans. As it turns out, Pedialyte is also safe for dogs! Sneak some flavorless Pedialyte into their water to give them an extra boost of electrolytes.
How can I hydrate my dog fast?
- Place water bowls everywhere. To encourage your pet to drink more water, place more than one water bowl in the house.
- Consider feeding your pets wet food.
- Add flavor to water.
- Test different bowls.
- Consider Contacting an Expert.
How do you hydrate a sick dog? Your best bet for prevention is always drinking plenty of fluids, but if your sick dog seems dehydrated, there are a few things you can do. Offer him water or electrolyte-rich foods like fruit juices, canned pumpkin puree (with no added sugar), cucumber slices dipped in chicken broth.