With temperatures in the UK (and globally!) soaring to record highs, we thought we’d put together some top tips to keep your cat HAPPY and HEALTHY during the hot summer months.
1. WATER - fresh water is vital, and lots of it!
2. COOL & SHADY
3. COOL AIR
You can even recreate air conditioning, by placing a frozen water bottle in front of the fan. Your cat will love the breeze blowing through their fur.
Another idea is to elevate your cat’s bed, so the cool air under the bed keeps them feline cooool.
5. Double-check your cat is safe
During hot days (well, any days!), cats can have tend a tendency to wander into garages, cupboards, lofts, sheds... in desperate search of shade. Make sure you double-check any enclosed spaces before you shut the door - to avoid dehydration and heatstroke of your cat.
Symptoms of heatstroke include:
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