How to Pet-Proof Your Apartment

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Pets can be a huge boon for your life. They bring joy, affection and lots of positive energy to every home they live in. But, pets also bring one negative thing to every home they live in: accidents.

When they were tiny, adorable kittens, the thousands of hairballs, destroyed shoes and ruined carpet didn’t seem to matter. As they grew into big, beautiful, playful cats, your heart still skipped a beat at the sight of them.

Keeping your pets healthy and happy is as much about keeping them safe as it is about treating them well. Ensuring that your furry little friend is protected from dangers and accidents at home is a big part of that.

Here are some common, yet very important, elements of pet safety. You’ll want to familiarize yourself with these pet-proofing essentials.