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Basic tips for keeping and caring a dog

How do you keep a dog as a pet?

Owning a dog is great fun and rewarding. Each dog is unique and before bringing a dog into your family, it is important to know how to take care of it. You need to provide for its needs, both physical and emotional. Caring for a dog is a big responsibility. In this article we give some basic advises that every dog owner should know.

Feeding your dog

Feed your dog a high quality dog food and feed your dog on a regular schedule. In general,  most dogs only require two meals a day. Puppies need to be fed four times a day

Water

Give your dog water to maintain optimal hydration. Dogs should always have clean, fresh water available. It is very important for ts health and energy.

Caring for the health of your Dog

Make sure you have a good, reliable veterinarian. A good veterinarian will be genuinely interested in helping you keep your dog healthy and willing to answer your questions. He will provide you with the information on vaccination schedules, deworming and external parasite control.

Get pet health insurance.

Consider to take out a dog insurance to cover unforeseen costs.

Grooming and nail trimming

Don’t overlook to brush your dog. Keep your dog’s coat clean and keep  your dog’s nails trimmed. Many dogs, especially those that shed or have long, need to be brushed regularly.

Socialising

Dogs are highly social. Many dogs enjoy the company of other dogs, but they will also form strong social bonds to humans. Treat your dog with respect and love.

Exercising

Provide your dog with plenty of exercise. Exercise is an important and vital part of dog care. Make sure your dog gets the regular exercise needed to enable it to be fit. Allow your dog to play.