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House and Pets

Postby thaliadaniels on Sun Nov 04, 2018 7:26 pm

How do you protect your house from your pets?
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Re: House and Pets

Postby jacobmartin750 on Wed Mar 27, 2019 8:42 am

My family and I have to move out of our house in the next couple of days. My mom doesn't have enough to rent even a really cheap apartment, so we're going to have to go into this transitional housing thing. I'm almost completely certain that we're not going to be able to bring our pets (1 adult cat, 2 kittens), but we really, really don't want to give them up. Is there anything we can do?
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Re: House and Pets

Postby DavidJohnson on Thu Jun 20, 2019 7:34 am

Is your pet harmful to your home??
Always consider going with a trained pet. That is what I have done and does not harm my house
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Re: House and Pets

Postby veronicasegura on Fri Jul 19, 2019 2:40 am

Try the below,

Childproof Latches
Use childproof latches on kitchen and bathroom cupboards. This will prevent animals from getting to foods and chemicals that can cause them harm.

Store Items High
Keep medications, cleaners and other chemicals on high shelves, so if the childproof latches don’t keep your pets out they still won’t be able to get the dangerous stuff.<

Cover the Garbage
Keep garbage cans covered, and, if possible, store them in a cabinet, closet or outdoors. Garbage cans are usually filled with a collection of old food, dangerous chemicals, and small indigestible pieces of trash that can all be harmful to your animals.
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Re: House and Pets

Postby ronei on Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:27 am

Pet-proofing will not only help keep your new pet safe from any injuries and tummy aches from chewing at things they shouldn’t have, but it’ll also protect your bits and bobs from any nosy pets. So, let’s get started!

Protect your possessions
If you’re sitting on the sofa reading this then has a quick glance around the room. What can you see? Books, DVDs, toys, slippers, blankets? All kept at a level your new pet could reach. It might be a good idea to put them away for the time being, by buying an extra cupboard or blanket basket.

Give them space
This is important especially in trying to get your new pet settled in its new home. This will also help minimize the damage your puppy or kitten will be able to unleash when you’re out and about.

Doors, gates, and windows
Baby gates are handy to keep a puppy or dog confined in a space you’re happy with, but cats are a little trickier. When you come in and out of your house, you’ll need to make sure you close the door behind you so that your pet can’t make a run for it.

Toxic & edible? Do your homework
And make sure your dog doesn’t eat it. Dogs and cats can eat certain foods without harm, but you’ll need to make sure you do your research first before you end up at the vet's. The same goes for any plants you have around the house, as some are toxic to pets.

Supplies and equipment
Make a list and get out to the shops. From puppy pads to fun chew toys, you’ll need to make sure you’re stocked ready for the introduction of a new dog. The same applies to cats, you’ll want to make them feel at home and have all the kitty essentials before your new cat arrives. From litter trays to scratch posts and grooming brushes, you’ll need the lot.
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Re: House and Pets

Postby ronei on Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:28 am

Pet-proofing will not only help keep your new pet safe from any injuries and tummy aches from chewing at things they shouldn’t have, but it’ll also protect your bits and bobs from any nosy pets. So, let’s get started!

Protect your possessions
If you’re sitting on the sofa reading this then has a quick glance around the room. What can you see? Books, DVDs, toys, slippers, blankets? All kept at a level your new pet could reach. It might be a good idea to put them away for the time being, by buying an extra cupboard or blanket basket.

Give them space
This is important especially in trying to get your new pet settled in its new home. This will also help minimize the damage your puppy or kitten will be able to unleash when you’re out and about.

Doors, gates, and windows
Baby gates are handy to keep a puppy or dog confined in a space you’re happy with, but cats are a little trickier. When you come in and out of your house, you’ll need to make sure you close the door behind you so that your pet can’t make a run for it.

Toxic & edible? Do your homework
And make sure your dog doesn’t eat it. Dogs and cats can eat certain foods without harm, but you’ll need to make sure you do your research first before you end up at the vet's. The same goes for any plants you have around the house, as some are toxic to pets.

Supplies and equipment
Make a list and get out to the shops. From puppy pads to fun chew toys, you’ll need to make sure you’re stocked ready for the introduction of a new dog. The same applies to cats, you’ll want to make them feel at home and have all the kitty essentials before your new cat arrives. From litter trays to scratch posts and grooming brushes, you’ll need the lot.
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