Your pet needs some of your time and special attention to them. They purely depend on you for their food, shelter and care. Therefore, it is our duty to ensure proper care to your pets. Time to time food and plenty of water is the first thing which should be taken care of. As like you, they need proper nutrition and exercise too.
The dog food should provide essential amount of proteins, vitamins and minerals to him. No nutrient should be in excess amount in the dog food. It may result into serious health issues to your dog. Hence, proper food should be given to your dog according to his age as well as his breed. Moreover, what activities he does is of sheer importance. Food should be provided in accordance with his activities. It is of best help if you follow the vet’s advice for your dog’s diet.
Neutering your dog is very essential. By doing so, your dog will be healthy and less prone to diseases like development of tumors due to hormonal activities. You will find him active and less aggressive. Get him neutered at the age of 6 months. Neutering your female dog is also essential as it will prevent her from bleeding which occurs every three months.
Regular visits to the veterinarian for check-ups of your pet dog are essential. Diseases may affect your dog without your knowledge. In order to keep them healthy and protect them from diseases, visit the vet at least twice a month. Keep updates of the time to time vaccinations need for your dog. Due to viral infections or such similar reasons, certain diseases may attack your pet dog.
Some of the diseases in dogs are treatable. One of such disease is cancer. But you don’t need to worry, because it is curable. Some of the external symptoms of cancer are unusual swelling or wound which is not healing. But majorly cancer shows internal growths which are hard to understand. Its symptoms can be diarrhea or vomiting, weight loss etc. If you notice such symptoms in your dog, visit the vet as soon as possible. This is because cancer treatments if started early give best results. If ignored, it may cause death too. It is advisable to visit the vet if such symptoms noticed.