How to keep dogs cool in summer
Date Posted:24 November 2022
With the Queensland heat intensifying every year, sometimes it can be difficult to know how to keep your fur friend cool on those warmer days at home, or even out and about with the family.
Here are our top tips on keeping your friends cool
Plenty of fresh drinking waterWhether in the comfort or your own home, or out in the park, make sure to always have drinking water available for your dog. They aren't able to tell you when they're a little thirsty, so it is important to check their water bowls during the summer, and make sure they have plenty to drink.
Frozen treats and toysAnother great way to keep your dog cool in the warmer months is by having frozen or cool treat and toy options available. We have listed a few suggestions below:
A Cool Pad, or wet towel to help draw the heat from your petThe Scream Pet Cool Pads are a fantastic way to ensure your dog is comfortable in the heat. With no power source required, these cooling pads are a comfortable and supportive way to absorb any additional body heat from your pet.
Providing shade for your fur friendDogs will instinctively search for the coolest place available, so it is important to ensure they have shade available to them, whether you're at home under the patio, or out at the beach, it might be an idea to bring an umbrella to make sure your friend has option to find shade and a safe space to place their water.