December 05, 2017

How to Keep Your Christmas Tree Pet-Free

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree—how very lovely your branches are on my hardwood floor because my cat toppled you over. This year, don’t choose between your tree and your pet. Instead, follow these 5 tips to keep your Christmas tree pet-free this holiday season.
By Kerry Lengyel
3. Keep It Up
Making sure your tree remains upright at all times can be a challenge with very active and energetic critters on the loose. Secure your tree to the wall or ceiling with an eye bolt or molly hook along with heavy-duty fishing wire. Also, if you can, elevate your tree so it’s even harder to reach. See if your pets can topple that over!
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