Heat Stroke

 

Heat Stroke

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Is a life-threatening condition!


 
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Dogs and cats do not have sweat glands so they can only dispel heat by panting and through the pads of their feet.
 

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Body temperature over 104˚F
 

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Spray the animal immediately with cool water
 

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Place water-soaked towels on head, neck, feet, chest, and abdomen


 
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Take animal to the nearest veterinary hospital immediately
 

   

Never leave a pet unattended in a closed locked automobile!

It is against the law in many states.