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An Avoidable Tragedy: Dogs in Hot Cars

Animals  (tags: dogs, hot car, humans, heatstroke, AnimalWelfare, animals, environment, pets, protection )

- 128 days ago -
While humans cool themselves by relying on an extensive system of sweat glands and evaporation, dogs and other animals have a harder time staying cool, leaving them extremely vulnerable to heatstroke.


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Animae C (507)
Thursday June 14, 2018, 5:15 pm
"Strengthen Your Laws
Approach your legislators about addressing the “hot car” problem and enabling emergency rescues."

If i saw a dog languishing in a car i would go ahead & break the window!!

Colleen L (3)
Thursday June 14, 2018, 7:21 pm
We do have a law here to be able to break a window to help both babies, children and pets left in cars. Thanks Lone

Veronica B (34)
Thursday June 14, 2018, 10:57 pm
Ditto Colleen!!!

Thanks Lone

Raleighaway k (357)
Thursday June 14, 2018, 11:12 pm
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