Health & safety tips for your pets this holiday season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(KELO)- This time of year is known for sharing gifts and giving to those in need.

Even though they’re unable to say it, we all know our pets would love to help others who may be less fortunate.

Veterinarian Dr. Carol Osborne:

Osborn has some important tips about pet safety around the holidays.

During the holiday season, it’s difficult to not give your pet that leftover piece of meat.

But according to Osborne, feeding pets leftovers may cause them to hover while you’re eating Christmas dinner.

As many of us prepare for Christmas and New Years, don’t forget about your furry friends.

According to Osborne, dogs and cats can find mischief–and danger–in your decorations.