Domesticated dogs have been around for countless generations. It’s clear that people and dogs are destined to share lives. However, humans like you have the responsibility of taking care of your dogs. This advice will help you keep your dog happy and healthy.
Make sure that your dog gets neutered. This helps reduce the probability of cancer and extends the life of your dog. Also, dogs that are fixed lose their desire to stray from the home, lessening the chance of them getting lost or hurt.
If you have medication for you or a family member, be certain your dog cannot reach it. If your dog has access to these pills, there can be fatal consequences. If the dog does consume some medication, contact your veterinarian immediately.
Use flea treatments with caution. Many contain ingredients that are dangerous to children. Discuss any concerns with your veterinarian, and see if he …