Dogs and cats are notorious mooches, and they often kick their tactics into overdrive during holiday meals.
Turkey with gravy and other rich human dishes aren't good for pets. Too much Human food makes animals fat, and some of the ingredients can sicken dogs and cats or even kill them. For example, onions are very dangerous for canines.
If you keep your pets busy, they won't be as likely to beg for handouts at the Thanksgiving dinner table. Check out my article on keeping your pets occupied in healthy ways for the holiday.