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Heat Stroke… A Silent Killer 8.13.14

iStock_000004421928MediumIt may be a comfortable day in Stillwater but that doesn’t mean it isn’t dangerous to leave dogs and cats inside a vehicle for even a short period of time. According to an article released by the American Veterinary Medical Association, the temperature inside a vehicle can rise almost 20 degrees in just 10 minutes and continue to escalate from there. Cracking the windows makes no difference. Add that intense increase in temperature and a fur coat and that can spell disaster. Veterinarian Dr. Ernie Ward took it upon himself to demonstrate the fact that temperatures inside a vehicle can reach catastrophic highs quickly. He spent 30 minutes inside a car with all the windows cracked and recorded a YouTube video accounting this experience. More »

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