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Top 10 Summer Pet Care Tips: Keeping Your Pets Cool and Safe

Pets can overheat quickly, especially during the hottest parts of the day. Try to schedule walks and outdoor playtime for early mornings or late evenings when temperatures are cooler. Be mindful of the signs of overheating, such as excessive panting, drooling, or lethargy. If you suspect your pet is overheated, move them to a cooler place and offer small amounts of water.

Spotlight on North Bergen: Local Pet-Friendly Parks and Activities Recommended by Edgewater Animal Hospital

We've put together a list of the best pet-friendly parks and activities in North Bergen, ensuring that your pet remains happy, healthy, and full of life.

Discovering the Best Dog Parks in Union City, NJ: A Tail-Wagging Adventure!

First on the list is the beautiful Shipyard Dog Park. It's a bit of a diamond in the ruff (pun intended) with its synthetic turf, maintained cleanliness, and mesmerizing view of the Hudson River.

Celebrating National Mutt Day

And today, we're putting a spotlight on our ever-faithful mutts, as we explore the countless joys and benefits of adopting mixed breed dogs.

Preparing Your Pet for the Summer Heat: Essential Tips from Edgewater Animal Hospital

Pavements, asphalt, and even sand can get extremely hot in the scorching sun, enough to cause painful burns to your pet's paw pads. On these hot days, remember to touch the surface with your hand before you let your pet walk on it. If it's too hot for your hand, it's too hot for their paws!

Springtime Pet Safety Tips in Edgewater, NJ: Keep Your Furry Friends Safe this Season

We know how excited pet owners and their furry friends get when the warmer weather of spring arrives. With more outdoor activities, blooming plants, and seasonal changes, it's crucial to keep your pets safe and healthy during this time of year.