Dogs-Tips On How To Keep Them Healthy
Dogs are mans bestfriend. Dogs are really faithful to their owners and this is why they should be loyal and love their dogs so they will live healthy and happy. Even if you will bring your dog to the vet it is still important that he or she is very healthy.
Below is your guide on how you keep your dogs healthy:
A. Keep your dog hydrated
Water is very important. People, plants and dogs need water in order for them to be healthy. Your dog should always have 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 dehydrated if he is already panting, has dry mouth or loosing elasticity in the skin. If your dog is already dehydrated you should add pedialyte in his water so the electrolytes will be replaced. This can replace sodium and potassium.
B. Give your dog flea medication
Ticks and fleas can cause persistent itchiness on your dogs. Fleas can cause lyme disease and tapeworms. These kinds of diseases can cause seizures, vomiting and diarrhea. These disease can also affect people. There are different kinds of flea and tick treatment that you can use on your dogs. There are flea and tick powder, oil, shampoo and collar.
C. Make sure your dog has regular exercise
Dogs have so much energy and this is one of the reason why they need to exercise on a regular on a daily basis. 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 buy your dogs toys that they 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 that you will provide your dog will affect his or her energy, skin, weight gastrointestinal function and coat. If your dog has problems with the things that were mentioned then you may need to change his or her diet. 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.
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