Each year pets are brought into emergency rooms for a variety of holiday ailments. This year, make sure you are aware and prepared. Here is a list of helpful numbers and data so that your pampered pup can enjoy the holidays. Just like anything else, be aware of where your pup is and what they have in their mouth. The holidays are excited for everyone and we’ve tried to put the most common items on our watch lists. However, when new things come out with new smells, you pup is going to be extra interested in everything. It is your responsibility as a pup parent to keep their world safe. Here is what to look for.
Dangerous Holiday Decorations:
Holiday Light Electrical Cords
Candy Dishes (put them up or keep only the style with a lid on low tables)
Ribbons, String, Bows, Curly Ribbon, Tape, Tape Dispensers
Important Numbers to Have Programed in Your Phone:
Animal Poison Control Center 1.888.426.4435
VCA Vet Specialty Center 425.697.6106
Your Personal Veterinarian
Your Local 24 Hour Vet
Have a fun and safe holiday season. From all of us to you.