Heat

Record Temps Over the Weekend, Rain-less Record
While we all tried to beat the heat over the weekend, the heat has been causing some problems, from a couple fires to heat exhaustion to safety issues with people in the water trying to stay cool. We thought we hadn't been this dry since 1910 but it's actually longer then that.
5 Tips to Help Your Dog Beat the Heat
With the extreme heat we are expecting this weekend, you have to no only look after yourself, but your pets too. I have two dogs that I will be keeping a close eye on this weekend, Gypsy my brindle boxer and Koda my flat coat retriever. Koda is a black and very furry dog so I will be extra careful w…
Too Darn Hot for Dogs
Fireworks and heat are a couple of things pet owners are going to have to contend with over the next week or so. Fireworks are illegal within the city limits of Missoula and on all public lands. Lots of pets really have a hard time dealing with all the noise and activity this time of year...
Too Hot for Kids and Pets to be Left in a Vehicle
It should go without saying, but I’m going to say it anyways: Don’t leave your kids and pets in your car this summer. I personally witnessed dogs left in cars with the windows either closed or open just a crack on 80 degree days and heard of someone finding two small kids left in a car w…