It's time to get outside and enjoy all that the season has to offer with your furry friends. Whether you are on the trail or enjoying the garden, it is important to keep your best friend in mind. When temperatures hit triple digits and a heat wave in many regions, pet safety can be a priority for many pet owners. Read on to learn more about how to keep your pet cool this summer.
How do you keep your pet cool here
1. Stay hydrated
Water is a
Great way to help keep your pet moist. Consider providing extras
water bowls for your furry friends when you spend time outdoors. For
add a pet-friendly element like a water well to your conservatory
or pack an extra water tank for your pets when you are on the trails.
2nd Pack on a cool vest
Your pets sweat differently than you. For example, you may notice that your pet can wear pants to cool off in the summer sun. If you are planning to take a walk or hike, consider a cooler vest to keep your furry friend comfortable. It can also be beneficial to go early in the morning or early in the evening as it can be cooler during that time of day.
3rd Provide some shade
Whether you are playing or smiling in the garden, it helps keep your pets cool in a comfortable pet-friendly space. Consider creating a pet-friendly roof or even a DIY dog house in your yard. Sunscreen can also help keep your dog protected from the sun's UV rays.
4th Protect Your Pets' Paws
is if you are outdoors, your best friend may be on his paws. Give your pet one
extra pep in their steps by keeping them protected with
socks or boots . This can also be helpful for a variety of activities
such as hiking on the paths, walking on the beach or an afternoon walk.
5th Lounge on a cooling mat
Sometimes you just want to enjoy fun in the sun with your pets. A pet-friendly item such as a cooling mat can help your pets soothe you while lying in the sun. They are also available in a variety of sizes, colors and are easy to store.
6th Fun with sprinklers
If you are
If you want to stretch your legs, consider a jump through sprinklers with yours
pet. It can also help you keep everyone cool and give you an enrichment
furry friend. Think of sprinkler heads or hoses to avoid travel to
7th Dipping in the pool
pets cool off in the summer season with some playtime in the water. Consider adding one
pet friendly pool for the ultimate outdoor pet area. They also come in large numbers
different sizes to accommodate pets of all sizes. In addition, some pools are level
durable, foldable and portable. For an additional resource, check out The Spruce Pets dog
8th Provide cooling fans
Turn off the heat by providing a cooling fan for your pets. A fan is a great way to keep your pet cool while they sleep in the sun. Consider adding a fan to your pet's space or patio for a refreshingly cool breeze year-round.
ninth Take breaks
No pet owner wants to stress over heat stroke for their pets. By taking a break from the sun, your pet gets the chance to discharge from the sun. Consider taking breaks and providing shade, water and some time indoors for your pets.
10th Enjoy a nap or playtime indoors
If it's too hot outdoors, you can consider skipping playtime in the garden. In addition, a pet-friendly activity such as a DIY indoor hunt or playing with your puppy indoors can be a great alternative to spending time outdoors.
Keep your pet cool all year round
At the end
during the day you want to enjoy the summer with your pets. Summer is a fantastic
time to get outdoors and bond with your furry friends. But by providing a lot
of rest, shade and water, your best friend can look forward to family adventures
regardless of season!
How do you keep your pet cool?
Tell us in the comments below.
For more tips on pet care, read Five Pets for Pet-Friendly Gardens
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