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Are Fireworks Bad for Your Health?

I almost hate to admit it, but I really love fireworks. The 4th of July wouldn't be the same to me without the boom of brilliant fireworks exploding against the dark sky as hordes of happy people chee…

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9 Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe on July 4th

By Janet McCulley, Animal Planet As much as we all enjoy watching the "big lights go boom" in the sky every Fourth of July, our pets aren't always thrilled with independence day activities. Cour…

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The Dangers of Fireworks

With the 4th of July holiday just about a week away, the Consumer Product Safety Commission held its annual demonstration Tuesday showing what could happen if fireworks aren't treated with extra cauti…

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Dog Safety Tips for Fourth of July

While we might associate the thump and boom of fireworks with festivity and a great display, many of our canine companions are completely freaked out by Fourth of July noises. Some dogs cower and shiv…

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