The cool pet pad is a revolutionary new self-cooling pet cushion that works without refrigeration, water, or electricity. It cools for 3-4 hours of constant use and recharges automatically after a brief period of non-use. No hassle filling with water. No mold, no leaks. Place on the floor, bed, crate, in the car or outside. It is non-toxic and safe for pets, people and the planet. This is cool; you do nothing and your pet will love you for it. The COOL PET PAD is weight or pressure activated; as soon as your 4 legged friend lies down the cooling effect starts. It will cool for up to 3-4 hours of constant use and will last for years. It re-charges itself automatically after a brief period of non-use. The COOL PET PAD comforting cushion cools and soothes and has aided in the relief of pain, swelling, discomfort and stress, as well as the following conditions: heat stroke, hip dysplasia, Cushing’s disease, allergies, post-surgery, skin conditions, post chemotherapy. It's great for older dogs when they get too hot. It's also incredibly convenient; it folds easily, wipes clean, is sturdy. Place it on the floor, on the bed, in the car, or even outside. Your pet will stay so cool; you may decide to get one for yourself. DO NOT LEAVE IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT, HEAT OR HOT AIR. This will affect the performance of the Cool Pet Pad. WARNING: This product is not meant for consumption. While the gel is non-toxic, we always recommend taking your pet to the veterinarian if they ingest any part of the Cool Pet Pad. In some cases, allergic reaction can occur which can affect the health of your pet. If your pet is prone to chewing, DO NOT leave it unattended with the Cool Pet Pad.