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Warm Weather Can Mean Misery For Pets

15 years ago
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6th August, 2007 00h00


After the hottest day of the year yesterday, many of us are welcoming the arrival of warmer weather. To make sure Britain’s pets enjoy the sunshine as much as their owners The Blue Cross is issuing some essential summer safety advice:Caroline Reay, chief veterinary surgeon at The Blue Cross animal hospital in Merton said: "Although we are all pleased that summer has arrived, warm weather can be miserable to pets lacking proper attention. The Blue Cross in Merton sees cases of heatstroke and highly preventable illnesses every year - sometimes fatal for pets and devastating for their owners. Simple measures can be taken to keep animals comfortable and safe so we can all enjoy the sunshine."

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