Once you become an own a dog, they can quickly become your best friend. Many dog owners like to bring their dogs along with them on car trips to run errands. However, leaving a dog in a parked car on a hot day can be fatal.
A Reddit user recently did an experiment and left an egg inside his parked car on a hot day. In just 15 minutes, the egg was cooked! Imagine what could happen to a dog in 15 minutes?
They left an egg in a pan inside a parked car to see what would happen.
The inside of a car can become much hotter than the outside environment.
“The interior temperature can reach as high as 160 degrees in less than 10 minutes.”
According to PETA, every year dogs suffer and die from being left inside a parked car.
Even if the owner left for “just a minute” to run an errand, leaving a dog inside a parked car can cause severe damage on a hot day.
Leaving the dog in a car for too long can also lead to brain damage.
A dog can experience a sudden heatstroke in just 15 minutes.
Just look at what happened to the egg after 15 minutes!
It’s practically cooked and ready to consume! Imagine what 15 minutes would do to a poor dog?