Curious dogs and puppies like to chew as they explore and learn about their world. Chewing on cords can cause life-threatening electrocution.
To prevent electrocution, keep all electric cords in a safe area and away from your curious dog or puppy.
Periodic checks of electric cords for teeth marks can alert you to a potential problem. If you find teeth marks on electric cords, unplug the cord and have it replaced.
For more information about keeping your home safe, please read Dog Proofing Your Home.