August is know as the “Dog days of Summer”. Don’t forget your fur keeps need your help in keeping cool.
- Keep water ready available for your pets. Make sure there water bowls are full and easily accessible. Try adding ice cubes to outside bowls to keep them cooler longer.
- Take walks during cooler hours. If you have to go out during the peak heat time, take a shorter walk.
- Move playtime to the shade and take lots of breaks to cool down.
- Go for a swim.