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Tips for a Pet Friendly Home

Pets are a beloved member of any family, and for that reason owners should take the appropriate measures to ensure their long-term health. Many household chemicals, foods and plants can pose an imminent danger to pets. Changes in temperature can also create health and safety problems for indoor/outdoor pets. The links below provide compressive information on pet safety concerns, and ways in which pet owners can ensure pet healthy and security.

GARDENING

  • Pet Safe Plants: This article includes a comprehensive guide to pet-safe plants.

CHEMICALS & FOODS

SEASONAL PET CONCERNS

  • Holidays: Tips for keeping pets healthy during the winter holidays.
  • Halloween: Pet safety tips for Halloween and the fall season.

TRAVEL

  • Travel: Travel tips to ensure pet safety and comfort.
  • Carriers: Tips on picking the right pet carrier for travel.
  • Safe Travel: ASPCA offers pet travel tips for vacation season.
  • Travel Ready: Tips and information to get pets ready to travel.

PET SAFE HOME

  • Pet Safety Plan: This site gives tips and advice for preparing a pet safety plan for emergencies.

PET/CHILD SAFETY

  • Doggone Safe: A non-profit that provides information, training and victim support for dog bite incidents and prevention.
  • New Baby: Safety tips for families with pets expecting a new baby.
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