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Heat Stroke

Jim Johnson   June 16, 2012   Comments Off on Heat Stroke

Q) Is heat stroke a serious threat to my dog? A) Heat stroke can be a serious threat to dogs. Brachiocephalic dogs (short-nosed breeds such as pugs and Boston terriers) are less able to thermoregulate and can more easily overheat. By far the most common situation that causes heat stroke is leaving the dog in a closed car in the… Read more »