Bonfire Night Safety

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Stay Safe on Bonfire Night

  • Use gloves when you have sparklers
  • Have a bucket of water or sand close by for sparklers
  • Keep a safe distance from fires and fireworks
  • Don’t keep fireworks near open flames
  • Never return to a firework after it’s been lit, even if it doesn’t go off
  • Never hold fireworks

 

Pets and Bonfire Night

  • catMake sure to keep your pets inside on Bonfire Night!
  • Close the curtains, play music or turn on the TV to try to drown the noise.
  • Walk your dog during the day
  • Let your pet hide if they want to
  • If your pet lives outside, cover their pen or cage

If you’re having a bonfire be sure to check the area for small animals before lighting it!