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10 Dog Breeds That Shed the Most and Least
Offbeat  (tags: animals, culture, dogs, environment, humans, pets, society, heat )

Lone
- 48 days ago - ca.shine.yahoo.com
We're now well within the dog days of summer, and that got us thinking about how our furry friends handle the heat. It also made us wonder how the owners of those dogs handle the falling fur.
Why Do Koalas Hug Trees in the Heat?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, koalas, trees, heat, wildlife )

Cher
- 102 days ago - greenerideal.com
Everyone is accustomed to seeing a koala hugging a tree branch - in fact, some may find it hard to picture them doing anything else. But many probably ask themselves, why do koalas hug trees in the heat? You may not have known that there was a natural
RSPCA Warning After Death of Three Labradors
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, dogs, heat, death, pets, protection )

Cher
- 756 days ago - rspca.org.uk
We are urging pet owners not to forget their animals as temperatures soar.
Protect Your Animals - and Yourself This Summer
Offbeat  (tags: summer, heat, hot cars, dogs deaths, suffering, protection )

Simone
- 1195 days ago - animallawcoalition.com
Don't leave your dog in a car on a hot day! How many times have we heard that?
Hot Cars Are Death Traps for Dogs!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, cars, heat, pets, protection, environment, suffering, death )

Cher
- 1570 days ago - uan.org
United Animal Nations (UAN) is imploring pet owners to avoid leaving their dogs in hot cars this summer - a practice that can lead to serious illness and even death.
Honey Bees Secret World of Heat Revealed
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, bees, protection, heat )

Cher
- 1647 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Honey bees precisely control the temperature inside their hives to determine which job their young will perform in the colony when mature, new research has revealed.
'Supercharged' Heart Pumps Blood Up a Giraffe's Neck
Offbeat  (tags: animals, giraffes, heat, neck, environment )

Cher
- 1757 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
For children and scientists alike the extraordinary shape of the giraffe has posed many questions.
Zoo Animals Get Cool Treats to Beat the Heat
Offbeat  (tags: zoo animals, summer, heat, cooling down, ice treats )

Simone
- 1863 days ago - digtriad.com
How do you keep zoo animals happy and cooled off from the heat of summer? That's the challenge zoo workers faced Saturday at the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro. Workers prepared zoo ice treats to help keep animals cool and happy in the heat.
Summer Cooler Treats for Your Dog
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pets, cool treats, summer, heat )

Cher
- 1881 days ago - fortheloveofthedogblog.com
With that hot time of year here, I thought this would be a great time to share some 'cool' doggie recipes! This summer heat gets to all of us and our canine companions too so here are some homemade summer treat recipes with coolness in mind!
'You Want to Cry,' It's So Hot
Offbeat  (tags: snow leopards, big cats, weather, heat, heavy coats )

Simone
- 1904 days ago - mlive.com
Fourteen-year-old Capron spent most of Wednesday chilling out on his big, man-made cooling rock. Most Southwest Michigan residents don't have the luxury of a thermoregulated sitting stone, but they also aren't wearing a heavy fur coat on the hottest
   

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