Puppy heat pad & Whelping boxes

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Heat pads & Whelping Box

When selecting your pet heat pad the key factor to consider is the size as a general rule your pet heat pad will be governed by the size of your whelping box. The pet heated pad should not cover more than around 1 third to half of the size of your base of the whelping box, it's important to allow the puppies the option to get on or off the heat mat, the puppy heat mat is there to keep the puppies warm not the mother.

We generally would advise that you use the standard / small heat pad or the large size as the giant size heat pads are generally used more to keep large fully grown cats and dogs warm as apposeto puppies as the heat from the pad has a larger area to escape making it hard for the puppies to trap the heat on the surface of the pet heat pad. However they could be easily suited to larger breeds of puppies or large litters.

Whelping BoxesThe whelping process is a fundamental and highly important part of your pet's life and as such, you need to ensure you are adequately prepared to deal with it when it happens.

Disposable whelping boxes are ideal for using as it means you can safely dispose of it after whelping and negate the possibility of cross contamination.

Petnap is a company who provide whelping boxes to help support your pet during the process. There are also a range of products to go with your whelping boxes, which will keep your pet as comfortable as possible. These include the fleece lining and heat pad to ensure warm for your pet and the absorbent puppy pads.

There are also full whelping kits to help support yourself and your pet throughout the process; these are ideal if you have never been through it before.

Petnap has a wide range of whelping products which are available at affordable prices and with fast  delivery.

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