Police are warning people not to lock their pets, especially dogs, in a car with no windows open.
A spokesman for GMP said:’Today we have received a report of a dog that was left in a car for over an hour with no windows open in the Sale area.
“Keep your dogs safe and happy and follow this advice from the RSPCA….”
- Never leave your dog alone in a car.
- If it’s 22.C outside. Inside a car it can get to 47.C within 60 minutes
- In a hot, stuffy vehicle dogs cannot cool themselves down, even with the windows open.
- Heatstroke can be fatal to dogs