8. Watch Out For Symptoms Of Heat Stress Or Stroke.
If you notice any of these signs/symptoms in your pet during summer, these may be the first signs of a heat-related problem: Excessive panting or gasping for breath seeking shade. Reduced food intake, reduced activity. Muscle spasms/muscle tremors. Fatigue, weakness, vomiting. Diarrhoea and depression. The hallmark of heat-stroke is severe central nervous system disturbance and is often associated with multi-organ dysfunction.