Thanksgiving is right around the corner, a fact that has most Americans jumping for joy. Friends, family, and holiday feasts are great fun for us, but Thanksgiving poses some risks to pet safety that we all need to be aware of.
To avoid a trip to the animal emergency clinic this Thanksgiving, Barton Heights Veterinary Hospital has gathered our best Thanksgiving pet safety tips to keep your pets healthy and well all season long.
Let’s Talk Turkey…
Thanksgiving is centered around food, and it’s tough to resist those puppy dog eyes, we know. But allowing your pet to partake in the holiday spread is not only unhealthy, it can be dangerous. Pets don’t digest high fat or salty foods well, and the results of indulgence can be a painful and potentially life threatening condition called pancreatitis.