Video: Holiday Safety Tips for Cats and Dogs

The holiday season is meant to be a time for joy, peace and cheer — and, hopefully, not emergency visits to the veterinary clinic. To keep spirits bright and pets out of trouble, we're sharing our top tips for helping cats and dogs stay safe over the holidays.

Though you may already know the dangers of common items like chocolate and alcohol, there are plenty more hidden hazards to watch out for — among them: poisonous potpourri, toxic macadamia nuts and tempting tinsel that can wreak digestive tract havoc if swallowed. Check out the video below and follow our advice to give your pets the best chance at a happy and healthy holiday season!

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Holiday Safety Tips for Cats and Dogs

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