Common items can be harmful to dogs, cats and other animals
SACRAMENTO, CA (November 10, 2009) – United Animal Nations (UAN) today issued tips for keeping pets safe and avoiding veterinary emergencies this winter, especially during the holidays. UAN advises all pet owners to keep their pets away from the following items this winter:
“The holidays are a time to relax and enjoy the company of loved ones, both two-legged and four-legged,” said UAN President and CEO Nicole Forsyth. “We want pet owners to exercise caution so they can avoid unnecessary and stressful trips to the veterinarian.”
Forsyth offered these tips for pet-proofing a home this winter:
Founded in 1987, United Animal Nations (UAN) focuses on bringing animals out of crisis and strengthening the bond between people and animals through a variety of programs, including emergency sheltering, disaster relief services, financial assistance and education. Learn more at www.uan.org.