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6 Ways To Prepare Your Dog for Fireworks Starting TODAY

24 days ago   |   By Eileen and Dogs

Is your dog scared of fireworks? Don't wait until New Year's Eve to start worrying about it! You can make a plan and take action now to help your dog be a bit less afraid of the unpredictable scary sounds of fireworks, firecrackers, whistles, and even guns.
Get Ready
Here are some things you can do today.
1. Check with your vet about medications
If your dog gets very anxious about noises and you have never talked to your vet about it, do so now. He or she may be able to prescribe something to help. And if you can't get in before the holiday, do your best with some of the other ideas here...
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