Happy 4th of July, or is it? Firework shows may be lighting up the skies for all humans to see bringing smiles to your faces, but for all of us dogs out there we are not amused. I teamed up with my friends to bring you our top tips for keeping us safe today.

Momo the PLAY Pug

1. Keep us indoors during the fireworks. Normally we would protest (especially if you are leaving us), but today is the one day of the year that we are more than happy to stay in and celebrate our freedom. 

Lucy

Lucy from Brea, CA

2. Don't feed me from the table. I know I am cute and it's hard not to give me scraps, but I don't want to get sick! While treats are always welcome especially from Bocce's Bakery - I need to stay away from onions, coffee, avocado, grapes, raisins, salt and yeast dough to name a few.

Buddy

Buddy from Newport Beach, CA

3. Take me on a walk...earlier in the day. I don't want to be out there doing my business with things that go boom so grab my biodegradable Earth Rated poop bags and let's hit the neighborhood. I am all dressed up and ready to mingle.

Toby

Toby from Bay Point, CA

4. Don't leave your alcoholic drinks unattended. I like to pawty just as much as you do, but those are poisonous to me. I'll take my water chilled in my bowl.

Spike

Spike from San Francisco, CA

5. I refuse to leave home without my collar and PetHub tags! If I get out tonight, I want to make sure I am coming home to my plush toy sets and comfy P.L.A.Y. bed. Make sure my microchip is up-to-date while you're at it.

Bailey
Bailey from Campbell, CA

6. Be sure to set the mood. I know I put on a brave front, but flashy lights and big booms scare me. So close those blinds, tuck me in and make sure to put on some soft music to drown out those loud bangs. 

Maggie May

Maggie May from Long Beach, CA

 

Do you have any tips for our humans to keep us safe? Please share! 

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Before getting a dog, there are a few things to consider. At times, after considering the methods which follow, people have chosen not to get a dog. Please, I leave that up to you, but these are facts...

Milo

Cost

A dog is an expense that cannot be claimed on taxes. Much like people, dogs, too, have to eat. Most people spend anywhere from twenty to fifty dollars a week on dog food. This depends on the size of the dog, and how much the dog ways.

The dog will also need medical treatment at first, and that is very expensive. Of course, you cannot forget the monthly haircut and nail treatment.

Home

Just as a long-lost family members can disrupt a household, dogs can disrupt a household, too. Almost always, a dog will not be trained to go to the bathroom outside, especially when it is a new living facility for the animal. The owner of the dog will have to lay down mats the dog can use for the bathroom for a while. If being placed in the bathroom is not working, and your dog ends up going on the carpet in the house, it could get to the point where the carpet is saturated and needs to be replaced. National Carpet Mill Outlet  is a good example of a place that you could consult with if you're looking to replace your carpet.

This means a person will have to watch how long they stay out on any given nights, and they will have to hire someone to watch the dog if they go away. If not, the dog owner will come home to find an odd smell...

Climate

There are certain breeds that are prone to certain kinds of weather. For example, a belgian malinois is prone to cold weather, while other breeds are prone to warm weather. The way to solve this problem is to ask the facility representative where the dog is being purchased, and this is why it is better to purchase a dog from a professional facility, rather than off the street.

Milo

Love

Much like a human being, pets need love. A dog earner will have to take time out of everyday to spend with the dog. This mean tickling the dog, and taking the dog to the park. This will develop a great relationship, and this is also where the dog will learn right from wrong concerning the owner's teaching.

Some Type Of Insurance

A dog can run away, or, worse, get stolen. This is why it is it is best for the dog earner to purchase insurance. of course, this is another expense to include within the monthly bills. The best thing to do is speak with the veterinarian.

 

Chaleigh Glass

Chaleigh Glass is a freelance writer that lives in NYC. She writes about anything from St. John’s law firms, to how to baby proof your home. In her spare time she likes to golf, snowboard, and take lifestyle photos. 

 

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This is a twerking video that everyone must see! Momo hopes this cute and hilarious Corgi video will give you that Monday afternoon pick-me-up that we all so desperately need. 

Are you as impressed with this twerking Corgi as Momo is? Momo can't wait to read your comments. 

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