Pet Safety Tips for July 4th

including:

  • Household items toxic to your pets
  • Poison-proof your home
  • Most common summer hazards

 

More pets go missing around the 4th of July than any other time of the year.  According to national statistics, animal control officials across the country see a 30-60% increase in lost pets each year between July 4th and 6th. 

In fact, July 5th is one of the busiest days of the year for shelters.

The safety and comfort of your pet requires special attention beforehand, so help your pets celebrate the evening free from fear by following these steps:   Open Pet Safety Tips pdf