A dog wears a sign at a rally against firecrackers and fireworks during New Year revelries in Manila, Philippines, on Dec. 29, 2013. Pet owners can take steps to make sure their pets are safe and kept as calm as possible during holiday fireworks, which often traumatize animals.
A dog wears a sign at a rally against firecrackers and fireworks during New Year revelries in Manila, Philippines, on Dec. 29, 2013. Pet owners can take steps to make sure their pets are safe and kept as calm as possible during holiday fireworks, which often traumatize animals. Aaron Favila Associated Press file
A dog wears a sign at a rally against firecrackers and fireworks during New Year revelries in Manila, Philippines, on Dec. 29, 2013. Pet owners can take steps to make sure their pets are safe and kept as calm as possible during holiday fireworks, which often traumatize animals. Aaron Favila Associated Press file