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4 to Watch: How to Keep Your Pets Safe From the Heat This Summer

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    Max, a red nose pitbull cools himself in the Columbus Circle fountain during a heat wave on July 12, 2011 in New York City. The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory as the heat index is expected to reach 100 in New York City. The city has kept cooling centers open to help residents beat the heat and humidity.

    Summer is near and as temperatures rise, we must keep in mind ways to keep ourselves and our furry friends cool and safe.

    Below are four stories to read today on nbcla.com

    Keep Your Pets Safe From the Heat This Summer

    During extremely hot weather, it might not be safe to take your dog out for a walk, especially without shoes. Yes, we said without shoes. Read more about how to care for your furry companion during high temperatures.

    Tips for Keeping Your Pet Safe in the Summer HeatTips for Keeping Your Pet Safe in the Summer Heat

    With record temperatures around the country, it is important to keep your dogs in mind when it comes to keeping cool. Check out these tips for keeping your pets safe in the heat.

     

    (Published Thursday, June 7, 2018)

    LA Crawling With Rodents Even After City Cleans up Some Trash Piles

    Even though the city of Los Angeles has vowed to clean up heaps of uncollected garbage first exposed by the I-Team, NBCLA is finding evidence that the city's rodent population is exploding, and posing a serious public health risk.

    Heads Up, Travelers. Construction Will Close 405 Freeway Ramps Near LAX

    People heading to Los Angeles International Airport during late-night or early morning hours this week will encounter some ramp closures on the San Diego (405) Freeway, with overnight construction work scheduled from Monday through Thursday.

    Pup by the Guide Dogs of America Open House

    Most people know to step aside when seeing guide dogs nearby, but there's a way to still interact with guide dogs without intervening with them and their human. The Guide Dogs of America Open House is coming up, and there you can learn more about how guide dogs get educated to serve people.

    Pup by the Guide Dogs of America Open HousePup by the Guide Dogs of America Open House

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