When you are exercising in summer heat, make sure you take precautions to prevent you or your dogs from suffering heat exhaustion or heatstroke. Photo: flickr Editorial/Getty Images When you are exercising in summer heat, make sure you take precautions to prevent you or your dogs from suffering heat exhaustion or heatstroke. Photo: flickr Editorial/Getty Images
When you are exercising in summer heat, make sure you take precautions to prevent you or your dogs from suffering heat exhaustion or heatstroke. Photo: flickr Editorial/Getty Images

How to prevent heat exhaustion and heatstroke when you are out with your dog this summer

  • Heatstroke is potentially fatal for animals and humans, and hiking in hot weather is one of the main causes
  • These tips from medical experts will help you spot and treat heat-related illnesses

Topic |   Wellness
When you are exercising in summer heat, make sure you take precautions to prevent you or your dogs from suffering heat exhaustion or heatstroke. Photo: flickr Editorial/Getty Images When you are exercising in summer heat, make sure you take precautions to prevent you or your dogs from suffering heat exhaustion or heatstroke. Photo: flickr Editorial/Getty Images
When you are exercising in summer heat, make sure you take precautions to prevent you or your dogs from suffering heat exhaustion or heatstroke. Photo: flickr Editorial/Getty Images
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