The Christmas season is upon us and with its hoped-for joy can also come chaos. As people hurry and scurry, pets tend to be neglected and their safety often overlooked. However, as you prepare for this special holiday, don’t let your hustle and bustle bring disaster to your pets. Here are some tips to help keep your furry companions safe during this busy time of year:
9. The excitement, busyness and stress we experience during the holidays can also stress our pets.
Create a quiet place for your dog or cat to go in order to get away from the commotion. Set up a
room in the house away from the noise with things that your pet is comfortable: its bed or special
blanket, toys, and food and water dishes.
Follow these simple tips, and you, your family and your pet will more greatly enjoy the Christmas season!
Gayle M. Irwin is a writer and public relations professional who volunteers with various animal rescue groups. She enjoys sharing her books and her passion for pets and the environment with others.