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Summer safety in Memphis

Summertime is finally here in the Bluff City! While everyone loves a little fun in the Memphis sun, the season also brings up some hazards to be aware of, especially for your pets. Make sure your furry friend’s summer isn’t a bummer with these safety tips.   Good vibrations and steady hydration Your pet should always have fresh, cool water, but especially when they’re outside during the summer months. Not only will your pets drink more due to the heat, you also have to be sure that the water you’re giving them isn’t scalding hot from the sun. Tin bowls tend to heat up like a pot on the stove. Avoid potential heat injuries by keeping their bowl in a cool, shady place and replacing their water regularly.   Don’t invite Fido to the feast.  Barbecue season is a fan favorite for humans and their four-legged counterparts. But some food and drinks you might serve your friends and family may be dangerous for your pets. To be especially safe, don’t give them any human food.  And, be mindful of what foods might... Read More

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