Your pet should always have access to fresh drinking water and shade.
Know the signs of overheating/heatstroke in pets (heavy panting, excessive drooling, dry, bright red gums, labored and noisy breathing, wobbly legs, vomiting)
Animals with short faces, like Pugs, Bulldogs and Persian cats, are more susceptible to heatstroke
Never leave your animals alone in a parked vehicle
Animals can get sunburns too!
Plan your walks early in the morning and in the late evening and avoid strenuous exercise
Avoid walking your dog on hot sand or pavements
Make sure your dog is protected from parasites like fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, and sandflies
Make sure your dog is wearing identification
Keep your dog supervised at barbeque parties
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