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?
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