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Dog Daycare: 9 Tips for Preparing Your Pooch

It is a big decision to choose a puppy day care in perth. You want your dog to be happy. There are 5,000 dog daycares that are privately owned and only 5 chain dogs. This means there is a lack in standardization of policies and practices. If you don’t know where or how to begin, this can make finding the right daycare difficult and time-consuming. Here are 9 tips that will make your search easier for both you and your dog. Make sure to have your dog’s medical history available.…

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How do you get started running with your dog?

Are you ready for your best friend as your four-legged running buddy! It’s a fun way to exercise, have fun, and keep fit. This is how to prepare for your first run with your partner. Get ready Consider your dog’s age, breed and health before beginning your dog-running journey. Larger breeds such as huskies and retrievers, Dalmatians, are bred to run. Smaller breeds such as schnauzers and terriers make great exercise partners. Pugs and bulldogs with short noses should be kept away as they can overheat and struggle to breathe.…

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What is the best time to switch your senior dog to soft food?

As he ages, you’ll notice changes in your best friend’s energy, routine, and even his muzzle. Older pets might need adjustments to assist them with daily activities and lead a happy healthy life. Diet is an important part of caring for dogs in their golden years. Every dog is different and has its own unique needs for food. There is no easy answer to the question of hard food. You can feed your dog both types of food, as long as it’s high-quality and balanced. The dog has been selectively bred for various behaviours, sensory…

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How to Keep Your Dog’s Paws Safe in Winter?

Winter can be hard on dogs’ paws. Paw pads can become cracked or peeled from the cold, snow, and ice. This can cause pain for your dog. You can do a few things to keep your dog happy while you’re out on walks or participating in winter activities. Take care of your dog’s nails Your dog’s nails are longer than they should be. This causes their toes to spread more when they walk and allows more snow and ice to build between the toes. Your dog’s weight distribution will also be affected…

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Can Dogs Sense Human Pregnancy?

Over millennia, the dog has been selectively bred for different behaviours, sensory abilities, and physical characteristics. Dog breeds can vary in size, colour, and shape. Dogs can perform many functions for humans, including hunting, herding and pulling loads. They also assist police and military personnel with therapy and companionship. The human-canine bond is a subject of constant study. Over the centuries, dogs have become uniquely adapted to human behaviour. Their influence on society has earned them the nickname “man’s best friend“. The earliest remains generally accepted as those of a domesticated dog were discovered in Bonn-Oberkassel, Germany.…

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Which breed is my dog?

Although no two dogs are the same, genetic traits can influence their behaviour and predisposition to certain health issues. Future dog owners must research which breed is best for them and their families before adopting a new best friend. Knowing your dog’s breed is an important aspect of dog ownership. Responsible breeders should give new owners health and pedigree documents. Some breeds are more common at rescues and animal shelters. It can be difficult to identify the different breeds in your dog if you are thinking of adopting. What is it important to know…

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Evolution of Pet Ownership

Animals have been a central part of human history throughout all time. Animals have been a major source of food, clothing, and transportation for humankind. Animals were the centre of religious worship in many cultures and times. While animals are still used for many traditional purposes, their role in society has changed. Over the past several hundred years, there has been an increase in the number of animals that are kept for companionship or pleasure. This fascinating infographic shows how relationships between humans and animals have changed over time. Prehistoric…

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How do dogs eat food?

Your role in canine digestion usually involves the “before and after” stages. Here’s an overview of what happens during the “during” stage. Nutrition 101 Healthy dogs need nutritious food. Dogs need to eat nutritious food. The nutrients are the components that provide them with energy and raw materials. How to digest? In a process known as “digestion,” food is broken down into simple forms absorbed by the body. This happens in mammals’ digestive tract or alimentary tube, also known as the “gut”. This hollow tube is where food passes through.…

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Common Myths – True and False

Dogs are extraordinary, amazing, wonderful, wondrous and incredible (and incredibly lovable). Let’s get rid of the mythic veil to find the truth. Are all dogs angry at the mail carrier? According to conventional wisdom, dogs will go postal if they see a mail carrier. This is not a personal attack on the person who delivers your mail. Your dog will instinctively protect your home and family from unwanted visitors. Your dog will instinctively chase and bark at the mail carrier when he comes to your door. If the dog manages…

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Training tips for your new dog

It’s smart to start training your dog as soon as you bring it home. But where do you begin? How do you train your puppy the right way? How do you train an adult dog? There are many options available for training your pet. You can start training your dog or puppy right away by using these basic tips. Top 10 Dog Training Tips These are the top 10 tips from professional trainers for your dog. Tip 1: Choose your dog’s name wisely Finding the right name is part of…

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