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Safety for Dogs in Hot Weather

Safety for Dogs in Hot Weather
“Dogs can easily die in hot cars when you consider that even if it’s only 80 degrees outside, in 20 minutes the car will begin to cook, inside reaching 109 degrees, – even with the windows cracked – according to the American Veterinary Medical Association “If it’s too hot for a person, it’s too hot... Read more »

Keepings Pets Safe in the Summer

Keepings Pets Safe in the Summer
Dogs can die in hot cars. According to the AAA Chicago Motor Club, when it’s 85 degrees outdoors, even with the  car windows open for cross-circulation, the dashboard will heat up to 170 degrees in 15 minutes. “How hot it can get in a car just blows me away,” says Dr. Mike Cavanaugh, executive director and... Read more »