Fireworks Frighten Animals Firework season is strongly upon us. For many pets and pet owners, this can be a prolonged period of stress - whining, trembling, and cowering in beds. It isn't out of the ordinary for pets to be fearful of fireworks, with one study showing that 62% of dogs show signs of distress. It isn't just domesticated animals who feel the affects of fireworks - farm animals and wild animals do too. Below, we have collated some helpful advice and steps to take in order to make your pet feel safe from the loud bangs and bright flashes, as well as how you can do your part to protect farm animals and wildlife. If you are especially worried about an animal, you should seek vet advice.