Tips for Car Travel with Your Large Dog
My friend Moxie the Maltese is little and sometimes I’m jealous of how easy it is for her to go everywhere with Penelope, her owner. They go everywhere together! I’m a yellow lab so I’m a pretty big dog, though not one of the biggest. Still, you can’t put me in a purse and cart me around. But big dogs like to travel and be with their owners too! Here are some ways to make travel with your large dog…
Keeping Cool This Summer
Summer is almost here. Remember, us dogs can suffer from heatstroke, sunburn, organ failure, and even death if we get too hot. See, we don’t sweat the way you do; 90% of the way we cool ourselves off is by panting. All this to say, it’s important to keep your dog cool when temperatures rise. Here’s how.
Skip the shave
If your dog’s fur is very thick, you may be tempted to shave it all off to cool them down in the summertime. Don’t do it. As odd as it seems, dogs with double coats actually regulate temperature better when they have their fur, as it protects them from too much cold and too much heat.
Outdry, Outcool and Outlast® All The Others.
Make your dog the coolest dog in the neighborhood with the dog beds that Outcool, Outdry, and Outlast® the competition. This space-age material was developed for NASA and helps manage the buildup of heat by mitigating temperature swings to balance temperature, keeping pets Not too Hot, Not too Cold®. With convoluted foam, added odor retention and the benefit of heat management with Outlast® technology (the same stuff NASA uses), these are the only premium pet sleep systems of their kind on…
All We Do Is Think About Dogs.
Drop by our offices here at Snoozer, and you’re likely to find our best friends by our side. Dogs are simply part of our culture. Nancie Cheskey works in inside and outside sales. We found her office full of dogs. “It’s one of the greatest perks of the job, I think,” Nancie says. “The saddest part of the day is leaving for work and closing the door and leaving your dog at home.”