It may not yet be officially summer according to the meteorologists, but I always think of Memorial Day as the start of the season. We’ve had a few hot days here in Canton, Ohio, already, so this reminder seems timely. Continue reading Is It Too Hot to Walk the Dog?
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Chained to a Fence, Arizona Dog Dies of Heat Exhaustion
The temperature near Phoenix Monday was 117 degrees, so naturally Ismael Ochoa thought it would be a great day to leave his dogs outside with no shade and no water. The dogs were chained to a fence on Ochoa’s property where one died and three others were taken by authorities, suffering from heat exhaustion. A neighbor tried to help, but could not resuscitate the deceased dog after he collapsed. Continue reading Chained to a Fence, Arizona Dog Dies of Heat Exhaustion