Always Bon Jovi
16 June 2014, 08:01
Dogs can die from heatstroke in as little as 20 minutes.
Now, we're being warned not to leave them in stuffy staionary cars.
It doesn't even have to be a warm day to kill and leaving a window open or a sunshield on windscreens won't keep your car cool enough.
If you're concerned about a dog in a car the advice is to ring the police on 999.
Or you can call the RSPCA 24-cruelty line 0300 1234 999
Below are some of the early signs of heatstroke:
Some dogs are more prone than others:
Act quickly, heatstroke can be fatal!
If dogs show any signs of heatstroke, move them to a shaded, cool area.
Ring your vet immediately. Urgently, gradually lower their body temperature.