Tip #5 For Keeping Your Pet Safe in the Heat

Posted by wadmin on Monday, August 10, 2015

Keep Dog Cool 5

The summer heat can be overwhelming and it is important to keep your dog safe in the heat! Gresham Animal Hospital would like to provide the fifth tip on how to keep your pets safe in the heat below!

Provide skin protection. Just like humans, dogs can experience sunburn and even skin cancer. To prevent sunburn, apply a sunscreen where hair is thin and skin lacks pigment (nose, ears and sensitive areas) every day your dog is outside. 

SRC: Read all of the tips and more at www.news-journalonline.com/article/20150808/NEWS/150809653?Title=8-tips-to-help-pets-beat-the-heat&tc=ar