Ways to cool cats down in summer
August 7, 2021
Most cats are clued-up when it comes to cooling down in hot weather. They will naturally seek out cooler spots, but there are ways you can help them. Our Denny team has searched the web and found some of the best cat cooling mats and cat toys you can buy in the UK.
Does your cat use any of the products listed below? Perhaps you have other tips for cooling cats down in hot weather? Share your thoughts on our Facebook page.
Check out these Cat Cooling Aids:
We may have stumbled across a gamechanger with this one. Not only does this comfort zone have a cooling therapeutic cushion for your cat to relax on, but it also massages the head, neck, face, and gums of your cat!
What about cats overheating at night?
This cat cooling bed is designed to keep your furry friend cool on warm nights and has a cooling mat built in: Cat cooling bed
Our nurse Fiona recommends some other ways to help your cat cool down in hot weather and avoid summer dangers:
- Put up a parasol.
- Add some cat-friendly, non-toxic foliage to your garden.
- Provide several sources of fresh water indoors and out. Use water fountains to encourage more water intake.
- Apply pet-safe sunscreen to your cat’s nose, ears, and belly.
- Encourage Interactive toys to encourage your cat into cool, shaded spots
We’d love to see how your cat keeps cool; pop over to our Facebook page and share some pics.