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Tips for Keeping Pets Happy and Safe During Home Renovations

By Andrea Servadio, Co-Owner, Fitdog Sports Club

No matter the scale or the time frame, construction projects are stressful, expensive and time consuming. Between the budgeting, design decisions and inconvenient living situation, your pet's safety and comfort might be the last thing that's on your mind but it's an important factor to consider.

Pet owners should be aware of what they are exposing their pets to when undertaking a home renovation: new people working in the home, dangerous or noisy equipment, crowded and disorganized spaces, loud noises in general, and varying types of potentially toxic or dangerous materials.

While some pets are more affected than others, here are some quick tips to keep your pets safe and secure during construction: