Pet expert Andrea Arden tells TODAY’s Natalie Morales how to keep your furry friends cool and happy in hot weather.

Summertime can be as much fun for your pet as it is for you. But pet owners need to take some precautions to keep their animal companions happy, cool and safe during the dog days of summer.”

This useful article covers everything from sun protection, avoiding heatstroke, avoiding toxins, water safety, preventing parasites, and summer storms.