Keeping dogs safe and sound! Fireworks and air quality safety

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July is normally a dangerous month for dogs. More dogs go missing during July than any other month of the year. While some of this may be a result of people traveling and outdoors more, there is a big surge right around July 4th- coincidentally when we are in the midst of fireworks season. Many dogs are significantly scared of these blasts of sound and run away. This July, we are not only facing the cacophony of sound from the fireworks, but also Syracuse has been once again been 'blessed' with the winds from the Canadian wildfires sweeping in smoke taking our air quality into dangerous levels. here are some guidelines for keeping your dog safe.

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Dog Safety for the July 4th fireworks!

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My sister’s dog’s seem to have a fear of noises and the fireworks tend to be near her house.  A fireworks show is probably the worst noise a fearful dog can face. Her dog Beau would back himself into the closet as best he could, or under the bed.   If you know a night of fireworks is coming up, here are some ways to help your dog stay a little more comfortable.

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