SailNet Community - View Single Post - Living aboard with a dog/bathroom needs
View Single Post
Old 11-19-2010
PorFin's Avatar
PorFin PorFin is offline
Señor Member
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 1,395
Thanks: 7
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts
Rep Power: 8
PorFin is on a distinguished road
Originally Posted by Serendipitous View Post
I am planning on getting or making her some kind of bootie as I'm worried how she'll handle some streets and rocky beaches, but would probably be nice for her to have on the boat too.
Just keep in mind that most commercial booties have leather bottoms -- which could become an issue on a heeled & varnished cabin sole. Likewise, until they become accustomed to them most dogs are a little tentative and timid when walking in booties. You should keep a close eye on her, even in calm conditions.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook