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6 Tips to protect pets from Household Fires

Pet parents want to keep their furry loved ones safe in every situation. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) recently released a Pet Fire Safety tip sheet with advice on how to prevent pet-related fires.

According to NFPA, pets and wild animals play a part in starting 700 household fires each year. Roughly 75% of these fires are started by cooking equipment, fireplaces or chimneys, lighting or candles. In the event of a fire, NFPA also recommends including pets in fire evacuation plans.

Read below and click through to see all of NFPA's tips to prevent and keep pets safe from fire

http://www.propertycasualty360.com/2015/10/02/6-tips-to-protect-pets-from-household-fires?eNL=560d9b6f160ba0e34d8b4576&utm_source=PC360_NewsFlash&utm_medium=EMC-Email_editorial&utm_campaign=10022015&_LID=135899648&page_all=1

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