Dogs prefer shade
Wild Dogs snooze through the hottest part of the day
Wolves Hunt Early morning or late evening.
Dogs Walking on Hot Pavements is like us walking hot Coals.
Dogs die of heat exhaustion in Cars – RSPC were called out to over 6000 dogs in distress 2011
Dogs do not handle heat the same way we do.
Dogs do not sweat.
Dogs only have sweat glands in their Paws and have to pant to cool down.
Dogs Body Temperature is 100.5-102f if this rises to 105-107f the dog is at serious risk of developing heat exhaustion and death will follow quickly.