Dog owners can take care of their dogs by below physical and mental health categories.
Exercise is a great way to improve your dog minds and sharpen their focus. By walking around the neighborhood they can explore various sights and smells. You can hide treats to improve their hunting abilities. Dogs need to get plenty of exercise. Also daily walks can be a bonus to you to have daily exercise with your dog.
A healthy diet for dog should have a balance of all needed nutrients such as Protein, Fats, Carbohydrates, Vitamins and minerals. it is very important to know age of your dog can effects on a diet. So puppy food is different from dog food for seniors based on the energy they need in a day. Also medical conditions can effect on a diet, if your dog has some allergy to ingredients you should choose the one without that. The right diet can keep your dog’s coat and skin healthy. Talk to your veterinarian to see which diet can helpful.
You can schedule to regular wellness exams with your dog’s veterinarian to get your dog yearly vaccinations and weight check. Your vet can look for signs of disease and early detection gives you the chance to treat a condition in its early stages.
Dog owners need to be aware of dangerous materials for their dogs such as cleaning supplies, insect poison, medications and etc. Also you should know the toxic foods and also food containing Xylitol which is an artificial sweetener are not good for your dog safety.
Dogs are social creatures and needs lots of love and attention, Puppies can develop positive social skills by owners when they have totally attention. You can cuddle, brush or belly rub to show your attention to your dog and improve relationship.
Regular grooming is different depending on breed and type of coat. Ask your veterinarian what is best for your dog.
If you take care of your dog and do all of this, you will enjoy for many years of companionship.