Between shopping, cooking, preparing for guests, and tracking down that perfect ugly sweater, the holiday hustle and bustle can make this time of year a busy one! With all the commotion, it can be easy to forget the added stress and potential danger for dogs during the holidays. Most pet owners already know the basics of dog safety during the holidays – such as tinsel and poinsettias don’t make great puppy chow – but did you know that the rate of dog bites is higher for children ages 5-9 and that Animal Poison Control receives thousands of calls about ingestion of house plants each year?
For dog safety tips on making your decorations and festivities pet safe while still keeping the season in full swing, check out this holiday pet safety infographic from PetCareRx.com!
We hope these tips help you and your pup enjoy a happy and safe holiday season! If you don’t know, PetCareRx.com is a leading online pet pharmacy that believes that every pet deserves lots of love, proper nutrition, complete protection, and personalized care. They provide treats and toys, foods and vitamins, flea, tick and heartworm protection, and a vast range of prescription and non-prescription medications, all at a great value and with the convenience of 24-hour access and home delivery. To get more information from PetCareRx.com, take a look at our last blog post on pet healthcare.
The information provided in this article is not a substitute for professional veterinary help.