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It’s Hot Outside! Six Tips to Keep Dogs Cool and Happy

August 20, 2019

When you’re hot, you drink cold water, go inside where the air conditioner is blasting or let yourself sweat the heat out through your pores. However, while you can do all of these things, your dog can’t. Dogs rely on their humans to provide them with cold, fresh water and... View Article

Keep Your Pets Safe During BBQ Season

September 15, 2018

The end of summer is near, but don’t pack up your barbecue grill just yet—football season is almost here! That means more food on the grill and scrumptious aromas taking over the neighborhood. But in all the excitement of eating and watching the game, don’t forget the dangers that loom... View Article

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How to Keep Your Pets Cool This Summer

July 9, 2018

Being a dog or cat in the summertime isn’t easy. Most furry mammals evolved in cooler climes, and their physiology shows it—house pets are commonly covered in thick, long fur. Additionally, they’re unable to regulate their body heat using human methods, meaning that they have to work extra hard to... View Article

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