Happy summer! I hope everyone enjoyed a fun and safe 4th of July! I'm happy it's over for another year and Olive and I can take back our beach!
I thought it went without saying not to leave dogs in parked cars in temperatures over 70 degrees but this weekend I rescued a new puppy who was left in a crate in the back of an SUV on a sweltering hot afternoon.
The next day at a pet adoption event, several dogs were being set-up in the direct sunlight on a triple-digit day before I re-housed them in the air conditioned store.
As a Pug owner, and now the owner of Olive, who is a black Pug and even more sensitive to heat, I am well educated in the dangers and warning signs of heat-stroke. I'd like to pass these tips from Dr. Laura Becker at Healthypets.mercila.com.
🐾10 Tips for Keeping Your Pet Safe on Summer Days