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Heat Exhaustion in Dogs

Unlike humans, dogs are unable to cool themselves through sweating. Instead, dogs rely on less efficient methods such as panting and are, therefore, at an increased risk of heat exhaustion, which can escalate into heatstroke. Normal Temperature vs. Heat Exhaustion A dog’s normal body temperature is typically 100°F- 102.5°F. Heat exhaustion is typically classified as…

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Pet Safety in Summer

Summer weather brings many dangers to your pet – while a few are outlined in this blog post, be sure to talk with your veterinarian about hazards specific to your area and dog’s breed.  Barbecues and Bonfires: While cookouts and campfires are fun summer traditions, and a great opportunity to meet new neighbors, these can…

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MeasureON! Sizing Guide

MeasureON! is an innovative harness, used to monitor your dog’s temperature, respiratory rate, and heart rate. This device can be used while your dog is at the vet for an emergency hospitalization or as they recover from surgery. Additionally, MeasureON! can be used for at-home monitoring of recently released patients, or those with chronic health…

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Adopt a Shelter Pet Day

Our team at VetMeasure is passionate about the health and well-being of all animals, so it should be no surprise that we are recognizing Adopt a Shelter Pet Day today! Adopt a Shelter Pet Day is designed to encourage the adoption of animals from a shelter. To celebrate this holiday, many shelters reduce their adoption…

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Pet Poison Prevention

While your home may be “dog-friendly”, complete with leashes next to the door and pet hair on the couch, your home may also be hiding some dangerous hazards for your dog. Pet parents need to be able to identify these risks and be prepared for an emergency. Common household hazards include certain foods, chemicals, and…

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MeasureON! Harness Updates

As the MeasureON! product commercial launch nears, our engineering team, Sapien, has been hard at work to make MeasureON! more accurate and user-friendly through additional alerts and warnings. The latest version of the harness firmware sends alerts to the app if it recognizes that the dog is laying on its side, under a heating blanket,…

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