Cold weather tips for dogs

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Advice for canines who have to cope with winter from two Alaska veterinarians no less.

Also, at the end of the article, a reader writes in about putting sweaters on her Scottish Terrier:

My Scottie, Dickens, was always very excitable, but she had the misconception that dog sweaters were like straightjackets — she became immobilized if I put a sweater on her. So I have pictures of her in red sweaters, blue sweaters, green sweaters, with Santa or on her own.

If those were itchy sweaters, we feel her pain.