WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWTI) – During these hot summer days it is important to apply sunscreen regularly, but did you know that your dog needs sunscreen too? 

According to Tim at the Jefferson County SPCA, dogs can sunburn just as easily as humans. He suggests buying dog-specific sunscreen to keep your pets safe. 

Find more fun facts from the local SPCA in Watertown on the Fur Friend Facts section here.