Dog Health Tips

By on July 14, 2012

As the owner, dog health is one of your key responsibilities, so you can completely manage it. You would also able to give him with a sound body and mind, allowing your dog to be your most perfect source and company of entertainment.

Generally, the type of treatment and care that you are going to provide would be dependent on the dog health problems.

Here are some dog health tips for an optimal health:

Good beginning:

Dog Health

Start by selecting the healthy dog from a good breed. Most of the people love an underdog, which means a lot of people are drawing to the poor puppy that is smaller than its litter mates or already who looks unhealthy. People in our society like to adopt the dog who needs more help. That is great. But, before doing that, be prepare for the bigger health issues as dog gets older.

Really if you want to have a healthy dog that would still be healthy at his 12 years of age, select a healthiest puppy in litter. Look for the clear, bright eyes, friendly and outgoing personality, and a dog that would enjoy playing. Don’t select a puppy that hides in somewhere and shy.

Vaccinate:

Keep your dog vaccinated. Today most of the people take the canine diseases as light, but they may become deadly severe. Distemper and parvovirus still affects the dogs and lead them to die. Rabies is a deadly disease both to you and your dog.  Begin your puppy with regular vaccinations and follow the advices for booster shots to maintain your dog health. You should consult vet for annual check-up.

Healthy Food:

Provide good quality protein food to your dog. Keep feeding your dog or puppy what they are getting before they came to stay with you. Pay close attention to their Situation. How are their coat and skin? Do they are growing? Do they develop allergies? If your pet continues to do healthy on this actual food, consider continuing with it since your puppy has shown that he is thriving on it. While selecting the food for your dog learn to read the labels and check whether they are with quality ingredients.

Fresh Water:

Provide fresh water to your dog, Make sure that the dog has a lot of water available all the time. Some dogs would like to play with water, dig it over and they may make the water dirt very quickly. Water can keep your dog hydrated and can flush the toxins from his system.

Dental Care:

Take care of the teeth of your dog. Your dog requires his teeth brushed frequently. Veterinary also advised that brushing for dogs every day. Dogs may develop tartar and plaque on their teeth that makes them ugly and brown and may lead to bad smell. Regular brushing of the dog would prevent this.

About KeithMom

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *