Your Dog’s Fur May Not Protect Him While He Waits in a Cold Car

Even with their full-body coats, many dogs are more vulnerable to cold weather than meets the eye.


Just as a car can be like a greenhouse in summer and become much hotter than it is outside, it can also act like a refrigerator in the winter and become much colder. A car has little to no insulation.

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