If you have one of these breeds of dog you need to take care to keep them cool.

Heat Hating Dogs: These are the 10 breeds of adorable dog that can't stand hot temperatures so need kept cool in summer 🐕

If you live in a warm country, or are looking for a dog that won’t mind long walks in the summer heat, these are the breeds you should probably avoid.

Wednesday, 18th May 2022, 11:00 am

A huge number of us decided to welcome new puppies into our homes in the last two years – according to Kennel Club figures dog ownership soared by nearly eight percent – and post-lockdown demand for four-legged friends remains high.

There are a whopping 221 different breeds of pedigree dog to choose from, alongside numerous crossbreeds, so there’s plenty of thinking to do before you select your family’s latest addition.

There’s even academic guidance to seek out, with Psychologist Stanley Coren’s book ‘The Intelligence of Dogs’ ranking breeds by instincts, obedience, and the ability to adapt.

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One thing to take into consideration is that some dogs simply can’t handly the heat.

These breeds will quickly tire – and even become ill – if they are exposed to hight temperatures for an extended period of time, so won’t thank you for long walks in the sun and don’t enjoy living in warmer climes.

Here are the 10 breeds of dog that hate the heat.

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