3TV & FOX 10: Monsoon Pet Safety

News Highlights:

  • Monsoon season in Arizona typically starts on June 15th and lasts until September 30th.
  • There are many things we can do to help ease our pets’ anxiety during the storms and make them feel more comfortable. Here are some of our best tips:
    • Keep pets indoors
      • Outdoor pets may run off or be harmed by flying debris
      • Outdoor pets can be more prone to Valley Fever
    • Provide a safe haven with food, toys, water
    • Prepare a room in your home where your pets cannot hear the noise
    • Have radio or TV on
    • ID ready – make sure pet is microchipped and wears an ID tag and collar that are updated

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FOX 10