Is Your Dog More Susceptible To Heat Stroke?

50 %
50 %
Information about Is Your Dog More Susceptible To Heat Stroke?
Pets

Published on April 2, 2014

Author: PetsBest

Source: slideshare.net

Description

With Summer soon on the way, it's important to know how to properly care for our dogs in the heat. Heat stroke is a serious condition that can effect dogs in the summer. Learn heat stroke symptoms, what to do and if your dog may be more susceptible.

Pets Best Insurance

As the weather is warming up it’s essential to know how to protect your dog in the Summer months.

What Are The Symptoms of Heat Stroke in Dogs? Panting is a normal physiologic response to heat, but if after taking a break your pet continues to pant heavily, it is possible they could be showing signs of a heat stroke.

What Are The Symptoms of Heat Stroke in Dogs? – Heavy panting – Difficulty breathing – Bright red gums – Inability to walk straight – Vomiting – Diarrhea – Collapsing Signs of heat stroke can include:

What Should I Do If I Suspect Dog Heat Stroke? Heat stroke is a medical emergency and requires immediate veterinary attention.

What Should I Do If I Suspect Dog Heat Stroke? NEVER douse your pet in cold water put move your pet to a cool area, provide water, and seek immediate help.

Are Some Dog Breeds More Susceptible to Heat Stroke? NOYES

Are Some Dog Breeds More Susceptible to Heat Stroke? Any breed with a short or flat nose is at an increased risk of having a heat stroke.

Are Some Dog Breeds More Susceptible to Heat Stroke? Having a shorter nose compromises dogs ability to breath more effectively so it can limit their capability to cool themselves in situations with excessive heat and exercise.

Are Some Dog Breeds More Susceptible to Heat Stroke? • Example of such dogs include: • English Bulldogs • French Bulldogs • Pugs • Shih Tzus

Try to avoid the heat of midday sun and always provide shade and water when playing with your dog in the Summertime.

Protect Your Dog This Summer With Pets Best Dog Insurance From the expected to the unexpected, helping you stay protected.

Add a comment

Related presentations

Why frontline plus?

Why frontline plus?

April 2, 2014

Frontline Plus is an excellent flea and tick treatment for cats and dogs in the U....

Evit pm vet students

Evit pm vet students

March 27, 2014

East Valley Institute of Technology (EVIT) PM class, learn Pet CPR and First Aid!

Dog walkers in naples

Dog walkers in naples

April 2, 2014

Best pet and house sitters in Naples, Florida! They provide the top pet care in so...

181301p

181301p

April 1, 2014

Related pages

Heat Stroke and High Risk Dogs - Suite

All dogs are more susceptible to heat stroke than humans are but some are more at risk than others. It's 85 F out; have you checked your dog today?
Read more

Avoiding Heatstroke in Dogs and Puppies - Dog Breed Info ...

Avoiding Heatstroke in Dogs and ... be brutal to your dog. Dogs are much more susceptible to ... are much more susceptible to the heat than ...
Read more

what breed of dogs are prone to stroke? | Yahoo Answers

What breed of dogs are prone to stroke? ... Shih Tzu's are more prone to Heat Stroke. Every dog ... triggering a heat stroke. If your dog ...
Read more

Heatstroke (Hyperthermia) in Dogs - Pet Health Care | Dog ...

Heatstroke (hyperthermia) ... Learn more about the signs of heat stroke, and how to treat it by cooling your dog gradually and then seeking emergency ...
Read more

Heat Stroke in Dogs - Veterinary Medical Information for ...

Could mastiff's be more susceptible to heat stroke? ... The first one is that your dog simply had heat stroke ... We have seen heat stroke in dogs ...
Read more

Canine Heat Stress and Heat Stroke

... pets such as dog are very susceptible to heat stress ... is already suffering from heat stroke, you ... more damage. Cool your dog’s ...
Read more

Dogs susceptible to heat stroke | Mississippi's Best ...

Read more | Add your comment. ... Dogs susceptible to heat stroke. By Leah Schwarting. ... The dog was discovered by Karren Ewing, ...
Read more

Hot Weather Tips for Your Pet - WebMD

WebMD discusses helpful tips for keeping your pet cool in even the ... are more susceptible to heat stroke since they cannot ... Foods Your Dog Should ...
Read more

Heatstroke Risk factors - Mayo Clinic

You may be more susceptible to heat-related illness if you're exposed to a sudden ... risk factors and diagnosis. http ... (classic heat stroke) ...
Read more