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Home hazards that can distress our pets - pets


Is your home safe for your Furr Kids? It might amazement you to know how many hazards there are in a archetypal home for the pets we love.

Most all and sundry is aware that anti-freeze, pest sprays, rat poison and the like be supposed to be kept where no pet can get to them. And many of us have heard about plants that are poison to our pets such as mistletoe, lilies and poinsettias.

But have you ever measured the subsequent ability dangers to your pet?

1. Electrical cords; pets chewing on electrical cords can collect a potentially fatal shock. This is above all prevalent about the holidays when annex cords are often used.

2. Ingesting dangerous foods; chocolate can be fatal to pets. 3. Worn out toys; toys that are worn or badly chewed can begin to fall apart and small pieces of them can be swallowed.

4. Garbage; pets that get into the gobbledygook can may eat bones, brown grounds, blemished food, cigarette butts, etc.

5. Chemicals; pets may down cleanser, soap, bleach, mothballs, paint, pool chemicals, fertilizers, etc.

6. Medications; many medications deliberate for humans can be fatal to pets, as can nicotine gum.

7. Open clothes dryer doors; the dryer is a wonderfully warm spot for a cat to take a nap?make sure they can't get inside.

Other clothes may not be as noticeable as those programmed above. I once had a kitten that, nameless to me, swallowed a needle and thread. My first signal was a lump I noticed on his throat. When I got him to the vet, x-rays were taken and the item removed. The kitten and I were both traumatized!

When you are using potentially dodgy tools like power saws, drills, etc. , make sure your pet is confined to an area away from your work place. Is your ceiling fan administration when your bird is hasty free in the house?

Pets by and large inspect clothes with their mouths, and there are many dangers in the arithmetic mean home. Take a look about your house and see just how safe it is for your Furr Kids. A quick check may save your pet from injury or death, and you from costly vet bills!

Cait Isaacs

http://www. furrkids. net


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