Pet Proofing – Home Safety

Lots more to come here but lets hit the main things fast.

  • Are there child proof locks on the lower cupboards with food and chemicals?
  • All medications on high shelves?
  • Trash cans secured?
  • Toilet lid always closed to keep small pets from drowning and larger ones from ingesting chemicals?
  • Dangling wires, games, toys, nick-knacks safely tied back?
  • Poisonous plants out of reach?
  • Crafts and sewing kits high out of reach?
  • No spills in the driveway, especially antifreeze?
  • Laundry out of reach?
  • No closet or drawers to get stuck in?


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