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6 Summer Safety Tips For Cat Parents From Dr. Ernest Ward, DVM

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Summer is here, and that means fun in the sun for us and our four-legged family members.

While long days spent frolicking outdoors create priceless memories, they can also pose hidden dangers to your pet.

By following these simple guidelines, you can ensure your cat enjoys summer safely.

Summer is a great time of year for people and pets. The activities you share with your pets this season will last a lifetime. Be smart and safe, and break a sweat!

What other tips do you have to keep cats safe in summer? Do you build any memories with your cats this season? Then let us know in the comments below!

Ernest E. Ward, Jr., DVM is the owner and chief-of-staff of Seaside Animal Care, a nationally recognized award-winning small animal practice.

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