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Is your dog extra sensitive to hot weather?


…coats A dog’s coat captures air and acts as an insulator trapping heat in the winter and deflecting heat in the summer. Dog breeds such as Labradors, huskies, shepherds and…

​How will spaying or neutering help my pet?

…Spaying ends the heat cycle in females Heat cycles are usually twice a year for dogs, and result in many unwanted behavioural changes including possible aggression. Cats generally go in…

Hot Paws in the City

…on a warm day. Cats and dogs have sensitive paw pads that become vulnerable in the heat. Surfaces such as pavement, asphalt and artificial grass can become searingly hot causing…

Animal cruelty help topics

…(a.1) Kept in conditions that are unsanitary, (a.2) Not protected from excessive heat or cold, (b) Injured, sick, in pain or suffering, or (c) Abused or neglected. Get more information…

Easy ways to keep your pet cool at home

…never knowingly put them in danger, but pets can quickly suffer when left in a vehicle in warm weather, putting them at risk for heatstroke and even death. The good…

The top 5 Summer pet hazards

…to plan ahead and make your pet’s safety a priority by watching out for some of these potential hazards that come with the warmer weather. Heat Warmer days mean warmer…