As tempertures across the country continue soaring into the triple digits, humans go for air-conditioning, cold beverages or a splash of cold water. But our animals can't cool themselves off and that means we need to make sure that a few things are in order to keep our critters cool. Experts say it's critical that pets never be made to stay in the direct sun. They should never be left in a car and it is equally important that they always have access to fresh water.

[Metrosource News]