a pet's life magazine Summer 2017 - Page 6

PAMPURRED PET Cool Pets Tips For Keeping Your Pets Cool S ummer is here and so is the heat! It is not uncommon for pets to be treated for heatstroke as well as other risks, so we want to share a few safety tips to help make summer a fun and carefree season for your furry friends. CATS Cats do not sweat so it is important to provide a cool environment inside. If your cat seems uncomfortable, use damp towels to stroke them. DOGS Puppy popsicles, grooming to remove excess fur and limiting exercise during the hot afternoon hours can keep your dog happy and healthy throughout the summer months. Dogs with light skin and short or thin coat are prone to sunburn so make sure to apply sunscreen! 6 apetslife magazine.com | SUMMER 2017