There are ways that you can protect your pets from winter storms and blizzards. Winter storms can be a rough thing to go through without pets, but if you have a pet, then you need to be extra careful to ensure they are safe. The main thing to do is not keep your pets outside. That is the worst thing to do in a winter storm.
Wise Owl Safety Takeaways:
- Bone-chilling temperatures, strong winds and blizzard-like conditions aren’t just hazardous for humans.
- Winter storms create a dangerous environment for dogs. Cats, birds, reptiles and other pets, too.
- The following are guidelines and procedures to help you prepare your home and animals for the cold temperatures, mounting snow, and blistery winds associated with winter storms.
“Animals can easily become inundated and overwhelmed by even minimal amounts of snow and ice and frigid temperatures, just as humans can.”