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How to keep your pets cool in hot weather

Sunny weather offers little relief for pets, especially those with fur coats, so keep them from overheating with these products: iStock
Sunny weather offers little relief for pets, especially those with fur coats, so keep them from overheating with these products: iStock

As summer brings sunny skies and rising temperatures, it’s great for activities outdoors, sunbathing in the garden or having a swim in your local lido.

It’s less fun however for pets, who can find coping in the heat difficult as many domestic animals have fur coats which offer little respite. Not to mention, there’s little air conditioning to be found in homes across the UK.

As RSPCA animal welfare expert Dr Samantha Gaines explains, some pets, like dogs, don’t

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The 9 Best Fans to Keep Your Home Cool, According to Customer Reviews

Now that we’re in the thick of summer, you may be looking for ways to keep your home cool for the rest of the season. If you typically reach for the air conditioner once temperatures start to rise but are trying to save some money, it might be time to switch to a cooling fan instead. 

Besides using a lot less energy than air conditioners (which in turn helps lower your electricity bills), fans are also typically much cheaper to buy, and they’ll still cool things down just as well as an AC. But when choosing a fan for your

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