Hot tips for your dogs

Shade, water and lots of rest - these are the top tips from pet specialists Maxi Zoo, when it comes to our beloved dogs and that glorious weather. So that boiling sky ball has cooled for now, but it will be back (paws crossed) and when it does, let’s be prepared.

Shade, water and lots of rest - these are the top tips from pet specialists Maxi Zoo, when it comes to our beloved dogs and that glorious weather. So that boiling sky ball has cooled for now, but it will be back (paws crossed) and when it does, let’s be prepared.

Humans sweat to keep cool down, but it’s not so simple for dogs.

In high heat the creature can suffer heatstroke, which can be fatal. To keep cool, make sure your four-legged friend has access to fresh water at all times and keep walks to early mornings or evenings.

Hot tip - An ice cube is a delicious way to cool down on hot days for many dogs.