Amy Lacey’s Pet Corner: 4th of July fireworks and their impact on your furry companions

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — In this web-exclusive series, 8News Anchor Amy Lacey introduces us to pets across Central Virginia, highlighting everything from medical needs to trends and how you can be a better pet parent.

In this episode, Amy sits down with Tabitha Treloar with the Richmond SPCA to discuss fireworks and the impact they can have on your furry friends. Treloar says while big displays may be fun for people, they can be downright terrifying for your pets. She offers tips on how to keep them calm during the holiday.

Today’s segment if you want to include a synopsis is about how to get your pet through 4th of July fireworks.

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