As we all know summers in Cincinnati can be dangerously hot for your canine companion. Keeping your dog healthy and happy in the hot summer months is simple and easy. Just follow the tips listed below.
- Don’t leave your dog in the car alone.
- If your dog spends a lot of time outside make sure they have plenty of shade.
- Make sure your dog has extra water to stay hydrated.
- Keep your dog groomed and up to date on all vaccinations.
Lastly, you should understand what the sings of heat stress are for your dog. These can include excessive panting and or difficulty breathing, an increase in the heart rate, drooling, mild weakness.