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Features June 2016 Issue

Cool, Cooler, Coolest

Just like us, dogs like to cool off on a hot day.

Cool, Cooler, Coolest

Fun items to keep your dog chill this summer.

As the dog days approach, you already know that if your pet hangs out in the yard a lot, itís important to make sure he has a shaded spot and a bowl frequently replenished with cool, fresh water to encourage hydration. You know, too, that pavement can get awfully hot during the summer months. If itís hot enough to fry an egg, just think what it can do to your palís bare paws. Thatís why,Ö

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