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If you have or have ever had a pet that's sensitive to noises then you know Fourth of July fireworks can bring anxiety to both pets and owners.
The 4th of July weekend is nearly here.
The Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce announced Thursday, because of concerns due to the coronavirus, the Fourth of July fireworks will not take place.
The City of Wilmington says their annual 4th of July fireworks display will not happen as usual.
Officer Stephen Watson with New Hanover County Animal Services said they usually see an increase in calls on New Year's Day and a couple days after, because of pets who went missing during fireworks celebrations.
Firefighters had to dodge exploding rockets to douse a spectacular fire that destroyed containers of fireworks stored for sale on the Fourth of July.
It was a spectacular night along the riverfront in downtown Wilmington, despite some spots of rain here and there, as the annual 4th of July fireworks celebration was held.
The NC 4th of July Festival has announced Thursday night's fireworks in Southport have been cancelled due to weather.
Not only is it categorically illegal to use fireworks in his town, but with the unusually dry period it's particularly dangerous around our area right now.