Tis' the season to feel hot and just like us, our pets go through the same. It’s time we put them out of their misery by helping them cool down and feel better about life (we know we’d do it for ourselves!) Here are some pawsome ways you can help your pets feel great this summer, and trust us, they’ll thank you for it.
Doggie Cool: Keep Your Poochies Fresh And Cool This Summer
Take Them Swimming
Andheri is home to a swanky dog spa called Doggiie Dog World that allows you to take your pet for a swim in a pool that’s UV sterilised. Apart from this, you have facilities for grooming, an obedience training center and even a day-care for boarding in case you’re going on a vacation.
Price: INR 1,600 and upwards for 30 minutes.
#LBBTip: Their swimming sessions for pets are available only on weekends ie Saturday and Sunday.
Here are some other options for swimming pools for your doggos.
Take Off On A Pet-Friendly Holiday
There are a lot of pet-friendly resorts and homestays where you can head to, with your canine buddy, to chill out during the weekend.
However, Phoebe's Farm in Khopoli is a haven for your pets and trust us, you'll never see your dog happier. Book yourself and your dog a tent, dive in the pool with your doggos, dine with your pooch at the special doggie diner, engage them in fun-filled activities, and enjoy the bliss while you can.
Package: Start from INR 8,000 and upwards.
Give Them A Cool Bath
Captain Zack, a homegrown company, will ensure that pooch’s fur is well-taken care of, with a cooling blend of shampoos with variants like aloe vera, tea tree oil, citronella, lavender, jasmine oil and even shea butter. All their products are made from natural extracts and are fragrance-free. It’s a totally pawsome choice for your furry friends.
Get Them A Cool Mat
Have you ever heard of a cooling mat for your pet? We’ve found one that has a self-cooling technology that keeps the surface of the mat cool. All they ask you to do is lay it down, let your pet stretch out on it and they assure you that it does not require any sort of prior refrigeration because of a cooling gel within.
Price: INR 2,000 and upwards.
Where To Buy: Amazon, Heads Up For Tails, The Green Pet Shop, Flipkart, The Dilli Haat.
- Upwards: ₹ 2000
Frozen Dog Treats To Beat The Heat
Clever Canine, an online pet food website, makes healthy frozen treats for your furry loves. While they offer amazing gluten free treats, what caught our eyes was their frozen yogurt. So, next time while you enjoy your ice-cream make sure you order your furry friends these amazing popsicles.
It is nutritious, healthy and lactose-free, and your dog will (guaranteed) go gaga over it and want more of this treat. And it's suitable for every breed of dogs and puppies too.
Flavours: Bacon N Apple, Blueberry, Mango, Pink Salmon, Coco-Carob
Price: INR 500 and upwards.
#LBBTip: They've even got monthly subscription plans, so do check that out.
Buy A Frost Bowl For Cool Water
While we all make it a point to keep our furry friends well-hydrated, this summers go a step ahead and get your pooches Frosty Bowls. These amazing little things keeps the water cool for approximately 8 hours.
Price: INR 750 and upwards.
Where To Buy From: Amazon
- Upwards: ₹ 50
Cover Them With A Cooling Jacket
There are plenty of cooling jackets available these days to keep your pets cool from heat stress and helps to keep the body temperature low. These jackets are also designed to protect their vital organs like heart, lungs, kidney and lungs from extreme heat. And it's pretty simple to use. Just soak the jacket in water to approximately 5 minutes, remove it and it's ready to use.
Price: INR 1,300.
Where To Buy From: Pets Go Nuts