Summer is a great season for fun in the sun, but can be dangerous for your pets. Here are 20 tips to help you keep your pet safe during the warm summer months full of cook outs, fun in the sun, and splashing in the water.
1 of 20 Protect the paws.
Dog’s paws are padded for their comfort and safety, but pads do not act as shoes. If you’re planning on taking your pup out for a summer stroll, slip your own shoes off and test the sidewalk. If it’s too hot for your feet, it’s too hot for your dog’s paws. If you can’t go for a walk earlier or later when the temperatures are cooler, stick to walks in the grass and forego walking on sidewalks.