Hot summer weather means we need to be extra aware of how the heat is affecting our four-legged friends. Bone-A-Patreat Owner April Lawrence shares advice to keep our pets safe and cool.

Bone-A-Patreat has four locations: Des Moines, West Des Moines, Urbandale, and now Altoona!  For more information on each location, give them a call at 515-279-2544 or visit