Protecting Your Dog from Extreme Heat

Recognize signs of heat stress in dogs, including excessive panting and restlessness.

Know the Signs

Keep your dog hydrated with fresh water. Encourage them to drink regularly.


Provide ample shade and a comfortable resting place for your pup.

Shade and Rest

Protect your dog's paws from hot pavement by walking them during cooler hours.

Paw Protection

Limit strenuous activities on hot days to prevent overheating.

Avoid Overexertion

Use cooling mats, vests, or fans to help your dog stay cool.

Cooling Solutions

Never leave your dog in a hot car, even for a few minutes.

Car Safety

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