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Whether you have decided it is the right time to get a new dog or you are looking for information on your own dog breeds, dog food or other dog stuff – this is the right place for you!
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Giving your dog a well-balanced, nutritious diet should be dog owner’s first priority. Dog food should contain everything i.e. proteins, carbohydrates, fats, fiber etc, just like human food. If a healthy diet plan is not followed, then a dog might experience several health problems like high blood pressure, lack of energy, low circulation of blood, slow movements etc. One should know how to create a nutritious, pleasant tasting food for his dog. One should avoid giving their dog leftover human food as they contain a high content of salt, sugars and fats which are really contagious for their dogs. Three types of dog food are available in the market such as Dry Dog food, semi-moist dog food and canned food. Kibble, being of the dry dog food contains carbohydrates and oils, which is actually the protein provider to the dog who eats it. In semi-moist dog food, types of meat by products and humectants are found. Humectants prevent spoilage and keep food wet and moist. The third option is canned dog food which is usually in solid and chunky form. Such canned food contains additives which makes the food all appealing to the owner. Therefore, it is more demanded in the market.
When you are having a dog for the first time, then you will surely find it difficult to pick one among numerable breeds available in the market. You just have to pick a dog breed which is appropriate for you and your family. You have to consider what types of dog breeds are available and which one can survive in your environment and family before buying a dog. There are small dog breeds, large dog breeds and medium sized dog breeds.
Some of the dog breeds available in the market are:
• Poodle: the cutest, furry dog which is appropriate for those families living in apartments due to their small size. They are smart and fun to play with
• German shepherd: A good guard dog which is loyal and can be easily trained
• Boxer: All they need is love and affection and are considered to be really protective. Many families find boxer as the right option for their little ones as it is safe to keep this specific dog breed in their respective homes
• Irish Setters: Such a dog breed is good for children. They require plenty of exercises, both mental and physical.
• Beagles: One of the cutest breed, beagles is sociable and loving. Being quite independent, beagles need exercises too.
Dogs are truly in a league of their own. All you need to do is to interact with them, play and talk to them, give them proper food and last but not the least, train them. Every dog needs center of attention and loves meeting new people. Many dog owners find it difficult to control and calm their dogs in a strange environment, they often get naturally excited, get greedy, chewing up everything and chase people. If they aren’t trained, then by the end of the day, you will be in a complete mess. The solution to this problem is dog training. Dog obedience training programs should be followed by every dog owner. Dog training starts by adopting various dog training techniques. Two types of dog techniques are used such as reward training and collar leash training. When you want to train simple commands to your new dog, then reward training is a better option. Whereas collar leash training helps to control dog’s various actions and reactions according to your commands and instructions. When you want to gain a deep understanding of your pet i.e. your new dog, then proper dog training is the best option as it is beneficial for the dog as well. Every dog training technique is adopted differently with different dog breed. You just have to be patient and have the correct knowledge.
Keeping a dog is not that easy. You have to feed it, clean it and bathe it. Dog grooming is an important practice that should be adopted by every dog owner. It not only maintains a dog’s appearance but the dog’s behavior is also depended on the way we look at it and how that dog feels about it. The cleaner the dog, the healthy it will be and the healthy the dog, the happier it will be. A happy dog will not show any undesired behaviors and health problems will not attach it. Dog grooming involves giving your dog a shower, towel dry, nail trimming, nail clipping, brushing etc. Dogs require affection and attention, and you can only provide these two by grooming them. Taking care of their hygiene is also a part of dog’s grooming. If you are not capable enough or you don’t have much time, and then there are also dog grooming centers which provide a wide variety of numerous services for your cuddly, fluffy dogs.