Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Holidays can be a deadly time for pets

Dr. Mark Russak
Special to The Clarion-Ledger

There's nothing better than gathering with friends and family for the holidays eating, drinking and putting up beautiful decorations. And there is nothing more dismal than spending that fun time sitting in a veterinary hospital with a sick pet. In preparation for holiday festivities, be sure to keep pets in mind because some holiday traditions can pose a danger to furry and feathered friends.

Consider the following:

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