When temperatures rise during the summer months, pets are in danger of suffering from a heat stroke. If you’re feeling hot during the sizzling summer days, imagine how hot it must be for your furry friends? Pets rely on their owners to keep them cool in the warm weather.
Here are some tips to for keeping your pets healthy and safe in the summer heat:
If your pet seems to be experiencing heat stroke, it is best to help them cool down by giving them a bit of water and wiping them down with a wet cloth (cool, not cold so as not to drive their body into shock). Take them to the vet immediately.
It is also worth mentioning that ticks and fleas thrive in the hot weather, so make sure that they are protected from these pests which can add to their discomfort.
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