Dogs are considered as 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. Your dog should be healthy even if you bring your dog to the vet at least once a year.
Below is your guide on how you keep your dogs healthy:
A. Keep your dog hydrated
Water is really important. In order for people, plants and even dogs to be healthy they need to consume enough amount of water. It is important that your dog always has access to clean and fresh water. You need to change the water in your dogs bowl at least two times a day. You need to bring your dog water if you will take him or her on walks. Your dog is already dehydrated if he is panting, has dry mouth or loosing the elasticity of the skin. If your dog is already dehydrated you can 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. Fleas can cause lyme disease and tapeworms. These 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 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 must have one hour exercise everyday. You should also purchase your toys that your dogs can play with. Exercise can greatly affect 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. If your dog has problems with the things that were mentioned then you may need to change his or her diet. It is important that you slowly change the diet of your dog, so he or she will not experience having diarrhea.
These tips will keep your dog healthy and happy.