Pet Care & Health PetFirst 4th of July Pet Safety Tips by PetFirst Pet Insurance 2 years ago PetFirst Pet Insurance would like to wish you and your furry friend a happy, healthy, and safe 4th of July! Check out some pet safety tips you should follow this 4th of July to help keep your pet safe during the festivities. The 4th of July is a fun day of celebration, food, and fireworks. It’s also the day more dogs are reported lost than any other day of the year, according to animal shelters throughout the U.S. Here are some 4th of July Pet Safety Tips, for both your cats and dogs, that you should follow. According to various reports, 30 percent of all lost pet incidents in the United States occur on the 4th of July. In order to keep your dog safe, here are 6 tips to help reduce their stress during the 4th of July.