Summer is on its way! There has been a lot of talk about leaving dogs in hot cars (DON’T DO IT!), but people also need to think about the temperature of the pavement. Dog’s pads can burn very badly on hot pavement!
Did you know dogs sweat through their paws? It’s true! The Merocrine sweat glands which serve as the primary way dogs cool their bodies are located in their paw pads. Merocrine glands activate when your pup is hot in order to cool him down. That’s why you may notice damp paw prints on the floor […]
We obviously want to spend gorgeous days with our dogs outside, but sometimes, that can actually hurt our fur-babies. It’s important that during warm weather seasons, we keep an eye on our dog’s health. Hot pavement can not only hurt Fido’s paws, but it can also contribute to overheating and overexertion in your pup, which […]
Dogs Paws. They seem so tough and durable, used every day, everywhere. But did you know they are actually as sensitive as human feet? Here are some of the common dog paw problems and what you can do to prevent them Burns from Hot Pavement Did you know that dog’s paws can burn in as […]