Tips for Walking Your Dog Safely in the Heat
Before venturing out on a hot day with your dog, consider the heat of the ground. You can touch the ground with your hand and observe your dog’s body language to get a sense of how uncomfortable the ground is. PetSmart has compiled a list of ways to recognize pain in a dog associated with hot grounds, first aid for burned paws, and ways to protect your dog’s paws.
See the list here.