California can experience very high temperatures in the summertime. Extremely hot weather can cause illness in people and pets. Take steps to protect yourself, your family and your community from the dangers of extreme heat.
CDC - Extreme Heat / What You Should Know : www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/extremeheat/
CDC - Extreme Heat Media Toolkit: www.cdc.gov/nceh/extremeheat/
CDC - Extreme Heat: A Prevention Guide to Promote your Personal Health and Safety: www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/extremeheat/heat_guide.asp
Tips for Preventing Heat-Related Illness
Tips for Treating Heat-Related Illness
Seniors and Heat Illness
Protect your Pet from Hot Weather