The Fourth of July is right around the corner, time to celebrate with barbecues, pool parties, picnics and….fireworks. If you have a pup who isn’t cool with loud sounds like thunder or fireworks, this happy day could prove to be filled with anxiety and fear for him. Don’t worry, Havahart® Wireless has a few tips to make sure you and your buddy can celebrate the holiday safely.
While some dogs handle the sounds of fireworks just fine, they can be a major source of distress for other dogs. The sound of fireworks is enough to cause some canines to cower under chairs, drool or whine excessively, or have a potty accident. An especially frightened dog could attempt to run away if not secured safely in the home.
If your dog doesn’t react well to loud noises, your best bet is to leave him at home and attend the Fourth of July fireworks show without him. Taking a dog to a community fireworks event – especially if you’re unsure of how he’ll react – is never a good idea. Remember, his ears are far more sensitive … Read Entire Post