A Beginners Guide To Dogs

Here Are Helpful Tips In Keeping Your Dogs Healthy

Dogs are considered as mans bestfriend. Dogs are really faithful to their owners and this is the reason why they should be loyal and love their dogs so they will live healthy and happy. Your dog should be healthy even if you bring your dog to the vet at least once a year.

Below are helpful tips 0on how you keep your dogs healthy:

A. Keep your dog hydrated

Water is really important. People, plants and dogs need water in order for them to be healthy. It is important that your dog always has access to clean and fresh water. You should change the water in your dogs bowl at least two times a day. If you will take your dog on walks then you should bring him or her water. Your dog is already dehydrated if he is panting, has dry mouth or loosing the elasticity of the skin. If your dog is dehydrated you need to add pedialyte in his water since this will replace the electrolytes. This can replace sodium and potassium.

B. Give your dog flea medication

Ticks and fleas can cause persistent itchiness. Fleas can cause lyme disease and tapeworms. These diseases can cause seizures, vomiting and diarrhea. These disease can also affect people. There are actually different types of flea and tick treatment that your pet can use. There are flea and tick powder, oil, shampoo and collar.

C. Make sure your dog has regular exercise

Dogs really have a lot of energy and this is the reason why they need to have regular exercise. You are preventing your dog from acting up If they have regular exercise. If they exercise regularly then they will not ruin the furniture in your home. Your dog should have one hour exercise everyday. You should also purchase your toys that your dogs can play with. Exercising on a regular basis can really be beneficial to the health of your dog.

D. The diet of your dog

There are actually certain kinds of food that you should add in the diet of your dog like turkey, chicken, broccoli, chicken, eggs, sweet potato and mackerel. The diet of your dog will affect his energy, skin, weight gastrointestinal function and coat. There are instances when you need to change the diet of your dog if he or she is experiencing problems with the things that were mentioned above. You can prevent your dog from experiencing diarrhea if you slowly change his or her diet.

If you follow the tips that were mentioned above then your dog will have a healthy and happy life.