Since the temperatures have been so hot recently I figured now would be a good time to spread information and awareness about the dangers of the heat and what can be done to keep your four legged friends safe. Remember that older, obese or short-nosed dogs (Pugs, Bulldogs, Boston Terriers, Pekingese, Boxers, Shih Tzus, and French Bulldogs) are less tolerant of heat.
Hot Asphalt and even hot sand! If you have a repeated need to walk your dog over hot surfaces, you may want to invest in some dog booties.
Signs of Heat Exhaustion!
Hot car safety!
Heat safety scale