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Protecting Pets from Summer Heat

Protecting Pets from Summer Heat   Summer time in Texas means more time to play outside, go swimming, and soak up the sun. However, warmer temperatures also mean that pets may be more susceptible to heat exhaustion or heat stroke  As temperatures are increasingly high this week, it is vital to take the necessary precautions to protect pets from heat exhaustion.To help pet owners avoid these risks, Dr. Stacy Eckman, clinical assistant professor at the Texas A&M  College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, offered some insight. Although… Read More →