Some Tips You May Not
Raising your pets food & water up from floor
level will make it easier for your pet to swallow and your pet will be more
comfortable during eating.
Using a metal water or
food bowl outside is dangerous.
During winter much like you, your pet's
tongue could stick to cold metal.
During the summer these bowls can get very
Only use metal bowls inside.
Changing your pets diet to an all natural
type diet can improve your pets health. Ask your Veterinarian about
Heartworms are very dangerous to your pet. Year round medication
is necessary to prevent this.
Your Veterinarian can take care of
Oral health is an area that can extend your pets life, some say,
as much as 5 years. Your Veterinarian can help you with any questions you might
It's a good idea to do a body examination on your pet about
once a month looking for any rashes lumps or growths. Early detection can
help to save your pet from later danger.
If your pet
gets an ear infection and you go to your Veterinarian you might want to
have your pet checked for allergies. A lot pet ear infections are associated
with allergies. Otitis is another ear problem which causes discomfort to
your pet. Here is a good link to learn more about this problem.
Did you know that dogs can
only sweat through two areas? Panting, leaving sweat to drip off the tongue and
through the pads on their feet.
you have a swimming pool around your pet make sure that you train your pet
properly to avoid any accidents.
A danger in the home for pets is hanging cords. Long phone
cords or drapery cords can be deadly to a pet if it gets caught around the neck.
Another cord problem is ELECTRICAL CORDS.
If your pet likes to chew around
the house you have to make sure these are
should be neutered around 5 to 6 months of age.
Male dogs neutered at 5
to 6 months Are usually not as aggressive,
they will not be as
combative and they are less territorial.
They may also be less prone
to hormone type tumors and prostate cancer later on.
Male dogs neutered
after they get older
will show a decrease in the afore mentioned
but it will not be as effective. However it's never too late to
neuter a male dog.
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