THE HOLIDAYS ARE A TIME OUT PRESENTS IS HARD ENOUGH AS IT IS… ESPECIALLY WHEN YOUR DEAR POOCH OR KITTY CAN'T SPEAK UP ABOUT WHAT HE WANTS. ALL WEEK HERE ON FIRST NEWS.. WE'RE SHOWING YOU THE AND THIS MORNING — K-E-T-V NEWSWATCH SEVEN'S JOBETH DEVERA SHOW US THE HOT PICKS FOR PET-LOVERS. (NATS ádog barking or cats HAVE FUR OR FEATHERS…THEY'RE A PART OF OUR FAMILY. AND AMERICANS AREN'T AFRAID TO SPLURGE ON THEIR DOG, CAT, BIRD OR FERRET DURING THE HOLIDAYS.(David Sipherd, Pets- R-Us Owner: for dogs the biggest item now is natural treats) EVERY DOG APPRECIATES A GOOD BONE.. BUT FROM NEBRASKA CATTLE? IT'S A GREAT WAY TO GIVE YOUR PUP A DAVID SIPHERD WITH PETS-R-US SAYS THE TRACHEA IS ONE OF THE MORE POPULAR TREATS.(David Sipherd, Pets-R-Us Owner: that's the most natural form of glucosamine and they make human glucose tablets out of that and stuff like that so but it's good for them for joint health things like that) FOR DOG áOR CATS — TOYS ARE ALWAYS A BEST SELLER.. ESPECIALLY ONES THAT CAN KEEP THEM BUSY DURING THE COLD WINTER MONTHS.(David Sipherd: a lot of different interactive toys are what people are looking for) MAKE THE EVERYDAY TASK OF MEALTIME MORE ENJOYABLE BY GETTING THEM A TOY WHERE THE FOOD ISN'T SO EASY TO GET TO..(David Sipherd:: the dogs have to figure out how to move the rope to get the treats to come out) COATS AND SWEATERS ARE ALSO SOMETHING IMPORTANT FOR OUR FRIENDS THIS TIME OF YEAR. AND WITH CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS FILLING THE HOUSE.. ANXIETY CAN OVERTAKE OUT PETS. (David Sipherd: there are some great pheromone products like a plug in that emits a low calm the cats and make them feel more at ease) ONE IMPORTANT THING TO TAKE NOTE OF … PETS DO NOT MAKE SUITABLE GIFTS. IT'S O-K TO GIVE OUR PETS GIFTS… BUT NOT THE BEST MAINLY BECAUSE EXPERTS SAY.. IT'S AN INDIVIDUAL CHOICE.