The Importance Of Dog Care Essentials
Your furry friends doesn’t require a lot of your time to be happy. Little efforts from you can make him happy and the reward is a companionship that lasts lifetime. Remember the emotional attachment you felt when you cuddled your dog when you were feeling alone or when you returned from a trip and he was all crazy to see you again. All these actions portray loyalty, obedience and unconditional love of your dog.
Now it’s not only your duty to take care of his essential needs but also to do it with responsibility. There are some basics that your dog needs inevitably such as water, food, training, shelter, regular vet checks and companionship.
Have a look at essentials of your canine companion that should …show more content…
Your veterinarian can insert a microchip safely into your dog’s body. In case if the collar comes off, then also vital contact information can be retrieved by an animal shelter or a vet by scanning the chip.
Vaccinating your pet
These days vaccinations are common for dogs. You can easily avoid potentially severe canine diseases like hepatitis, distemper and rabies from affecting your dog. Contact a local animal shelter to know about the necessary vaccinations and also about local licensing laws for pets. These laws govern what all vaccinations should be given to your dog and from where you can buy them.
Important aspect of dog vaccinations is that they are not scheduled universally. In simple words based on a dog’s health condition, personality, breed, age and lifestyle the immunization schedule is planned. Consult your vet to know more the vaccinating process.
Regular health checkups are important part of dog grooming. Don’t expect to always see symptoms if there is some trouble with your dog. There are many hidden health concerns that can arise without symptoms. The best you can do to ensure well being of fluffy friend is to take him to a vet for regular …show more content…
Leash training your canine companion serves more than one purpose. It helps to keep him save from accidents, fall offs and getting lost. Also at some places free roaming of pets is strictly prohibited. Even with valid licensing and ID you cannot leave your dog to roam. When you are off your property it is in best interest of your dog, your community and you to keep him on leash.
Companionship is important for your dog
No living being likes to live with boundaries and restrictions. Same applies with pets and they also crave for companionship. Especially if you have an active dog then he will need more of your time. If you have a yard with a doghouse, then you are in luck as dogs love it. However make sure you don’t leave your dog outside for long or alone. Your dog needs more time as a family and not alone.
Spaying and neutering is important
Many studies on pet behavior suggest that dogs that are spayed or neutered routinely live longer and are healthier. Also they face minimum behavioral issues like bad temper or biting. Spaying and neutering also help in keeping pet population under control. Not all spaying and neutering options are costly, you can ask for best recommendations from other dog