Make sure your dog has access to plenty of shade and fresh water at all times.
Exercise your dog early in the morning or late in the evening to avoid the hottest part of the day.
Watch for signs of heatstroke in your dog, such as heavy panting, excessive drooling, and vomiting. If you see any of these signs, take your dog to a veterinarian immediately.
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Pay attention to your dog's behavior and physical appearance. Any changes could be a sign of a health problem.
By following these simple tips, you can help keep your dog safe and cool all summer long.