Pavement, asphalt, wood, metal, sand and car or truck surfaces can become very hot during the summer months. These materials absorb heat from the sun and can stay hot for hours even after the sun has gone down. Temperatures on these surfaces can exceed 145° F!
Ticks! Just the word causes shudders. Ticks are spider-like, egg-shaped, blood-sucking creepy crawlies. They have eight legs and vary in size from about 1mm to 1cm long. Although they can be as tiny as a poppyseed, they can cause tremendous discomfort and suffering for your pet. Ticks can latch on to any part of your dog […]
Once upon a time humans didn’t wear shoes or boots. Our feet were tough and calloused to guard against injuries. But as the world changed so did our attire. We realized that shoes are beneficial and protect our feet from all sorts of injuries and dirt. Similarly our dog’s domestication made their feet softer and […]
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 […]