For most of us, summer means spending more time outdoors with your pet for a little fun in the sun. From basking in the summer sun and hiking the local trails to taking out pets for a swim or on a camping adventure, there’s endless fun to be had when summer comes to Montana.
But the increased temperatures also mean taking the necessary precautions to ensure your pet remains happy, healthy and hydrated in the heat. So before you head out on your next adventure, consider these tips when it comes to summer safety for pets.
Keeping your pet hydrated in the hot summer weather is essential, so make sure your pet has access to fresh drinking water throughout the day. Usually this means having more than one water dish available to your pet, located at different spots in the yard and house. Read the rest of this entry »