How to keep dogs cool in the summer heat


Timely advice from Blue Cross, on how to keep your dog safe and also have fun in the summer sun.

Including :

Heatstroke in Dogs

Dogs in hot cars: 

Never leave a dog in a car, even for a moment. "Not long" is too long.  also advice on "Can I smash a window to free a dog from a hot care?"

How to keep a dog cool and prevent heatstroke

Exercising in the summer :



Water intoxication: Top five things to look out for!

Summer skin and coat

Creepy crawlies and other dangers:

Pests that love to bite your dog come out in their droves in summer. Fleas and ticks thrive in the heat and can be a real nuisance to your furry friend.

Bees and Wasps



Read the full article at : bluecross.org.uk