Great advice from the Connecticut Department of Agriculture on how to keep our furry friends safe & healthy during this weekend's heat wave! 🐴🐶🐱
ANIMAL HEAT ADVISORY
Pet and Livestock Owners Urged to Take Precautions During Hot, Humid Weather
(HARTFORD, CT) – The National Weather Service in has issued an Excessive Heat Watch, in effect this Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 11 AM to 9 PM, for all counties in Connecticut. With the already hot weather and the forecast for even hotter, more humid conditions, pet and livestock owners are advised to take precautions to prevent heat stress in their animals.
“We know how much people care for their animals,” says Connecticut Department of Agriculture Commissioner, Bryan P. Hurlburt. “It’s important to take the necessary precautions to recognize and manage the signs of heat stress in our pets and livestock. Being proactive is critical to ensuring your animal remains healthy.”
Read more on how you can best care for your pets and livestock here: https://bit.ly/30FCqfC