Pet Safety During the Holidays

(Photo by Sarah Richter)
(Photo by Sarah Richter)

Pets and Christmas decorations can sometimes be a recipe for disaster. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter takes a look at some helpful tips to keep your pets safe during the holidays.


Temptations abound during the holidays for not only people, but our furry friends also can get into trouble by partaking in activity that is anything but a healthy decision. Veterinarian Sarah Schreiber has this advice for pet owners.

Food and beverages – yes, beverages, can lead to trouble as well says the veterinarian.

Schreiber added that most of the plants that are associated with the holidays, such as poinsettias, mistletoe and holly will make pets sick, and can be fatal if they are consumed.

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