Air quality in Squamish is again rated at 7 on a scale of 10 (poorer quality as you progress toward 10). Below are the precautions you should be taking for you and your pets.
Reduce or reschedule strenuous activities outdoors. Children and the elderly should also take it easy.
Find out if you are at risk.
Consider reducing or rescheduling strenuous activities outdoors if you experience symptoms such as coughing and throat irritation.
We have posted a special page on how poor air quality affects pets – check it out for more information and to learn about measures you can take to safeguard your pet’s health.
For air quality updates, see the Environment Canada advisory page.
Please call us at 604-898-9089 if you have any questions or concerns,
Dr. James Kirkham