Basic Dog Healthcare Issues Do I Need to Know About?
Your dog asks very little from you and in return it will
give you a lifetime of unconditional love, loyalty, and
friendship. Other than the obvious (food, water, shelter
and a yearly visit to the veterinarian), there are a few
things you need to do to keep your dog healthy.
From the first day, it
is important to keep your dog healthy by making sure
that all of the dog's vaccinations are up to date. A lot
of common illnesses can be avoided with a simple yearly
visits to your veterinarian. Your veterinarian will be
able to prescribe all of the basic medications your dog
need to stay healthy.
Grooming, daily coat
brushing and keeping your dog clean is important. Proper
cleaning and brushing will help to reduce the chances of
your dog getting flees, ticks and other skin infections.
Other basic grooming needs include nail trimming and