Fourth of July Safety Tips from the ASPCA

Fourth of July Safety Tips from the ASPCA

source:https://www.aspca.org/pet-care/general-pet-care/fourth-july-safety-tips

For many people, nothing beats lounging in the backyard on the Fourth of July with good friends and family—including furry friends. While it may seem like a great idea to reward your pet with scraps from the grill and bring him along to watch fireworks, . . . → Read More: Fourth of July Safety Tips from the ASPCA

6 Helpful Christmas Safety Tips For Pet Owners

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Before your family wakes up to see what trinkets Santa left under the tree Christmas morning, be sure that you have taken all of the proper precautions to keep your dogs and cats safe this holiday season.

While the holidays are fun for us humans, they can present a lot . . . → Read More: 6 Helpful Christmas Safety Tips For Pet Owners

Holiday Pet Safety

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December abounds with holiday celebrations, but nothing can spoil good cheer like an emergency trip to the veterinary clinic. These tips can help keep your winter holiday season from becoming not-so-happy – for your pet and for you.

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Thanksgiving Pet Safety

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Thanksgiving is a special holiday that brings together family and friends, but it also can carry some hazards for pets. Holiday food needs to be kept away from pets, and pet owners who travel need to either transport their pets safely or find safe accommodations for them at home. . . . → Read More: Thanksgiving Pet Safety

7 Things You Can Do to Make Halloween Safer for Your Pet

Oregon Veterinary Specialty Hospital wants to make sure your pets have a fun and safe Halloween! Here are 7 things you can do to make Halloween safer for your pets!

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Top Ten Fourth of July Pet Safety Tips

Top Ten Fourth of July Pet Safety Tips

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Like many Americans, you may be planning to have a festive Fourth of July. Along with barbeques and day at the beach, no July holiday celebration would be complete without enjoying the fireworks that celebrate the birth of . . . → Read More: Top Ten Fourth of July Pet Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips from ASPCA

Halloween Safety Tips from ASPCA

Halloween can be the spookiest night of the year, but keeping your pets safe doesn’t have to be tricky. The ASPCA recommends taking these simple, common sense precautions to keep your pet happy and healthy all the way to November 1.

Stash the Treats The candy bowl is for trick-or-treaters, . . . → Read More: Halloween Safety Tips from ASPCA

Take the

by Carmela Stamper, DVM, Center for Veterinary Medicine, FDA http://www.fda.gov/AnimalVeterinary/ResourcesforYou/AnimalHealthLiteracy/ucm195391.htm

Yes, it’s that holiday time of year again. While you’re busy decorating, baking, wrapping gifts, and preparing your household for guests, remember to watch out for holiday temptations for your pets. Don’t let a pet disaster turn both your and your pets’ Holiday “Ho-Ho-Ho!” into . . . → Read More: Take the “Oh No!” Out of Your and Your Pets’ Holiday “Ho-Ho-Ho!”

Keep Your Pet Safe This Holiday Season

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Keeping your furry family members safe during the holidays can be a difficult task. There are the ornaments, plants, presents, lights — oh, and who could forget the Christmas tree (if do you decide to put one up this year)? Let’s take a look at some simple steps that will . . . → Read More: Keep Your Pet Safe This Holiday Season

Thanksgiving Foods for Pets to Avoid

A special thanks to Beagles & Bargains for these safety tips: http://www.beaglesandbargains.com/thanksgiving-foods-avoid-pets-safety-tips/

 

This post is all about traditional Thanksgiving foods you should avoid giving your pets and it is the first of three addressing Thanksgiving Pet Safety. Come back tomorrow and the next day for Other Possible Thanksgiving Hazards and Tips . . . → Read More: Thanksgiving Foods for Pets to Avoid