Water is critical to your dog’s health.

The Nelson Model 1200 Automatic Dog Waterer and Model 1400 Dog Feeding Pan system.
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Hydration is key to a dog's health. It is a common misconception that simply panting means a dog is thirsty; panting is actually the main way dogs of their bodies. That doesn't mean they won't gladly accept a drink from a dog water bottle on a hike though; dogs thoroughly enjoy water. But the signs and symptoms of dehydration are different in a dog.
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When the dog has had a long walk or run and needs a drink, you need to ensure you have a supply of safe, clean, hygienic water with you so that he can quench his thirst. No more breaking ice! Nelson Water  Bucket Heaters keep your dog's  water ice-free all winter long.
Photo provided by FlickrProvides fresh, clean water to dogs with the automatic Lixit L-100 Dog Waterer Faucet system.
Photo provided by FlickrFollowing are eleven great reasons to buy a dog waterer from Nelson Manufacturing. Our products:
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To ensure your pet is getting plenty of water, consider dog water fountains. The best ones have a high capacity for less filling, a filter to remove water minerals, and are BPA-free for zero chemical contamination. We’ve made a list of the top ten to keep you pet hydrated, healthy, and happy.Automatic waterers are a great way to provide your dog with a constant supply of fresh, clean and cool water. The majority of what we classify as automatic waterers are designed so you can screw them onto a hose or connect them directly to a water pipe. Buckets and bowls don't offer this convenience.Heat is a major consideration when choosing an . Dogs need access to water no matter the time of year, but their need increases in hotter months and warmer climates. Because of the additional heat in most regions, waterers are more necessary in the summer.Conceptually, automatic dog waterers are just little commodes. As the water valve begins to float in the waterer, it slowly halts the flow of water into the reservoir. It is the exact same technology that fills your commode when you flush.It can be tempting to stop checking your dog's water daily when you install an automatic waterer. If your waterer were to stop functioning properly, your dog could be at risk of dehydration. Therefore, at the very least, these products should be checked daily for proper function. Always remember that your dog is at your mercy when it comes to having water available.The Pet Lodge Ever Full Dog Waterer stays full! Simply attach the 3/4 in. hose (included) to your garden hose, turn on the tap, and the bowl fills to the perfect drinking level. The automatic float controls the water level so there is no spilling or overflows. The bowl is automatically replenished every time your dog drinks, so the water always stays fresh. Made of chew-proof, rust-resistant galvanized steel for years of service. The is a really nice automatic waterer that is designed so you can put it between two kennel runs with a chain link fence separating them, allowing two dogs to drink from the same waterer and reducing the number of hose connections you'll need. Galvanized metal typically will not rust, but will turn an off grayish brown color depending on where it is located and how much sunlight it receives. Note that in double kennel situations, if one dog gets sick then the other will likely get sick as well from using the same watering source.The is made of polypropylene, connects to your garden hose, and provides consistent fresh water for your dogs. It is fence or wall mountable and easy to clean -- just twist the large drain plug to empty old waste water. Add a drain hose to direct the used water away from your dog's drinking area. It's rust proof, durable, cleans quickly, and is sun resistant.