heatstroke

Do cats get heatstroke and what are the symptoms?
Cats
Do cats get heatstroke and what are the symptoms?
Cats are adept at hiding when they are in pain or unwell. This is why it's so important to be aware of your cat's normal behaviour patterns and unique quirks, so you can quickly pick up on any sign that something is wron…
May 3, 2021 • 2 shares
What are the signs of heatstroke in dogs?
Dogs
What are the signs of heatstroke in dogs?
Heatstroke can be fatal in pets. It can affect any dog, but there are some breeds that are more susceptible to the detrimental effects of overheating. It's important to be able to recognise the signs of heatstroke and kn…
May 1, 2021
Should I Clip my Dog’s Fur in Hot Weather?
Poisons and Hazards
Should I Clip my Dog’s Fur in Hot Weather?
There are many debates on social media about whether or not to clip your dog’s fur in order to help them stay cool in hot weather. There’s even a picture of a dog taken with a thermal imaging camera that is used by both…
April 11, 2021
Why is my dog so hot?
Ask a vet
Why is my dog so hot?
There’s a profound misconception about heatstroke in the UK - and that’s probably because we don’t have heat waves often enough to have to deal with it! Basically, people think that dogs cope with heat the same way that…
July 9, 2019 • 224 shares
Hot Dogs - do the cooling coats work?
Dogs
Hot Dogs - do the cooling coats work?
The forecasters are predicting a serious heatwave this week, leading to people and pets getting hot under the collar. We are constantly searching for novel ways to cool our pets. In recent years cooling coats, collars an…
June 25, 2019 • 376 shares • 4 comments
Can I put ice in my dog’s water bowl?
News and Comment
Can I put ice in my dog’s water bowl?
Among the many urban legends that persist, is that putting ice cubes in a dog's water is dangerous. A few years ago, it was even claimed that this had led to the death of dogs. The joy of social media. Firstly, ice cube…
July 31, 2018 • 21841 shares • 35 comments
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