Click here to learn more.
<a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/products/video-platform-features">Video Platform</a> <a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/Products/Features/Video-Management">Video Management</a> <a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/Video-Solutions">Video Solutions</a> <a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/Products/Features/Video-Player">Video Player</a>
Fortunately, because I’m so slow, my Vizsla and I get to spend lots of time enjoying our runs. If I ever fall off the exercise wagon, he’s right there, staring intently at me while I eat, work at my desk and/or use the restroom. He’s very persuasive that way, and I inevitably find myself trudging along with my end of the leash, glad that he is so insistent.
I think that my enjoyment of this activity is why I am struck so profoundly when I see it turn deadly. I went to veterinary school in Florida, where the warm-weather heat and humidity are practically unbearable. I saw too many emergencies associated with hard exercise in hot or humid weather, and the outcomes of those cases were often awful.
Heatstroke is a terrible condition to treat, and it can very quickly turn fatal, even with medical care. Please make sure that you know the early signs of heatstroke, and that you are careful with your pets this summer to ensure that it never happens to someone you love.
Like this article? Have a point of view to share? Let us know!
Thank you for subscribing to Petwire. Look for the latest newsletter each Wednesday.
Miles the German Shepherd mix puppy is
resting comfortably at an animal shelter
after he was rescued from a dumpster.
Want to add years to your senior pet's life? Make sure he eats right, is in
shape, and stays mentally and physically…
Should you adopt an FIV-positive cat?
Gepetto was left behind life on the streets
and now enjoys the comforts of…
You have a dog. You love your dog. You
adore your dog. But what if the feeling
isn't mutual? How can you tell?
Some senior cats struggle to digest fat
and protein. That’s why as many felines
age, their diets need to evolve, too.
The tobacco-colored Havana Brown is a playful and curious cat who loves spending quality time with his family.
If the video doesn't start playing momentarily,
please install the latest version of Flash.
Thank you for subscribing.