Vets discourage pets as holiday gifts

Dec 19, 2011

How much is that doggy in the window?  If you’re thinking of buying it as a
holiday gift, most vets say, “Leave it.” WNKU’s Cheri Lawson talked with
veterinarian Dr. Jodi Duff about giving pets as gifts.

Soft and furry, frisky and fun, that would be man's best friend. says more puppies are sold at pet stores during the holiday season than at any other time of year. Veterinarian Dr. Jodi Duff says it's important to remember this kind of gift comes with a serious commitment.