This one should go without explanation. Children and adults are injured from fireworks every year…and they know to stay away from them. Animal curiosity is a recipe for disaster around fireworks. Just don’t do it. Don’t believe me? Watch: Happy 4th of July From…A Wiener Dog posted by America’s Funniest Home Videos on Wednesday, June 29, 2011.
Many will recommend against drugs such as Ace, but if you have a very fearful dog, you may want to consult your veterinarian prior to the 4th in order to get the best recommendation for your dog.