Protect Pets from Fireworks this Holiday Weekend

Oakland County Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center advises pet owners and neighbors to be mindful of the impact fireworks have on pets over the 4th of July period. Fireworks can scare and stress pets, especially dogs. The shelter often sees an influx of stray dogs this time of year due to fireworks. Some dogs may whine and while others may hide. When they are left outside during fireworks, however, some dogs will run away and may end up at a shelter. Here are some tips from Oakland … [Read more...]