Essential Dog Accessories This Summer
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With summer just around the corner, it’s time to head outside and enjoy the sunny weather. Bright sunny days and warm weather are the perfect time to unwind, for you as well as your furry friend. But, before you set out on your summer adventure, remember that dogs get excited too soon, run, jump, and are unable to perceive some of the dangers around them. You need to constantly keep an eye on your dog to make sure that he/she is safe when you both are outdoors.

Here are a few tips and must have dog accessories to ensure your pet is healthy and safe this summer.

1) Limit outdoor play time

Although it’s a great time to play, don’t overdo it. The hot weather can exhaust your dog and can cause a heat stroke too. Make sure you carry water when you are outside to keep your dog hydrated at all times. You can purchase some toys to ensure your dog doesn’t get bored indoors.

2) To shave or not?

Before heading to the pet grooming salon it is essential to know whether your dog needs to be shaved or not. While some dogs need to get rid of their heavy coats during summer not all of them require shaving, so make sure you consult your vet to ensure that your pet is summer ready.

3) Never leave your dog in the car

During summers the temperature inside vehicles can rise exponentially. It is not advisable to keep your dog in a car unattended. It is better to leave your pet at home where he/she can be safe and relax.

4) Brush regularly

Summer can invite a lot of skin problems and lead to tangled coat. To avoid this, it is essential to brush your pet's coat on a regular basis.

5) Play it cool

Getting a dog pool is a great idea to let your pet relax after their playtime. Also giving them chilled water to drink or foods that cool them inside out will go a long way to helping them deal with the heat. Also make sure your pet has a good pair of dog socks or booties to protect their paws from the hot asphalt.

You can also beat the heat with some summer essential dog supplies such as water twister toys and a body cooling pet mat.There is advantage to buying pet supplies online, which is that you get a range of options in almost every category of pet utilities available. If you visit a shop, you may not actually get to see all the products available in the store.


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