Heat stroke can have rapid onset and is a life-threatening issue for the canine patient. Any dog left in a closed-windowed car on a hot day, for example, can develop life-threatening hyperthermia in a matter of minutes. Learn to recognize the signs that your dog is at risk.
The fourth of July is next week so we thought it would be worthwhile to remind clients of a few things to consider when enjoying the festivities with pets.
The summer months usually see the most outdoor activity of the year for both ourselves and our dogs. Your dog will look out for you, but you need to look out for him as well.
We just want to gently remind our readers that leaving an animal in a car, even with the windows slightly rolled down, can lead to dire consequences.