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Tag Archives: summer safety

Chill, Dog! Staying Cool When Summer Heats Up

June 02, 2015

I’m sure as the weather heats up, you and your family are probably planning on some summer fun. Maybe it’s a trip to the lake, a camping excursion, a sea cruise to Australia or maybe even a trip abroad. Every year, my family and I make the pilgrimage to the plains of Iowa for our favorite festival of alternative lifestyles, Smoldering Man. This five-day festival…  

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Top 5 Summertime Threats to Your Pet

May 22, 2015

May 23 is National Heat Awareness day, and with summer and the nicer weather coming just around the corner, I want you to be aware of some of the threats that heat can pose to your pets. They’re all things that I have seen and treated in my 20 years as an emergency vet. 5. Fireworks: Lovely to look at, scary for pets! Make sure pets…  

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