Dog grooming is an important part of your dog’s basic needs and one that cannot be neglected by a pet parent at any cost. If you feel we are talking about the physical appearance of the dog coming first then you are wrong.
It is the bad and even fatal health conditions that will occur with neglect which is where the concern lies. One cannot stress the fact enough. It goes beyond looks and cleanliness to their actual physical health.
Fur, teeth, ears and nails. These are the main areas of concern that need to be focused on when it comes to grooming.
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There is a first for everything. Parenting is one of them, be it for a human being or animal. If you’re a first time pet parent, this article will help you with information that is critical to the first few weeks of the pups’ homecoming.
If your puppy is coming from a breeder, the longer that it is on its mother’s milk, which is rich with antibodies called colostrums, the better for the pup’s own physical and emotional development. By 8 weeks of age the pup can make a gradual transition to its new home.
Your first task will be to go straight to the vet that you have chosen to look after the health of your pup. Deworming is number one on the list if there are no health issues like loose motions etc. Deworming young pups may not necessarily be a onetime affair. Your vet will give you a proper schedule for the same. Once the course is complete, he will move to vaccinations.
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Teach Your Dog Social Skills At The Peppy Paws Pet Resort
The Peppy Paws Pet Resort invites you to a Dog Socialization Session in Pune on the 15th & 22nd of May, 2016, Sunday, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Dogs are social animals and love playing in a pack. But in our homes, they rarely get to play or socialize with other dogs or pets.
Are you concerned that your dog never gets to play with other dogs? Would you like to give them a chance to meet with other dogs, learn social skills, swim in a 1000 sq.ft. dog pool (the biggest in Pune) and run around free and unleashed?
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Owning a pet is one of the best choices you can ever make. It is however a lifelong commitment and to have or not to have is a big decision. There is a large amount of time, money and dedication that is involved and when done with love can be very, very fulfilling.
So where do you start and what should you keep in mind when choosing a pet for your family? This article should help you choose the best pet to suit your lifestyle and needs.
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If you have decided to have a dog for a pet then that is awesome news. It is a wonderful thing and the unconditional love of a dog cannot be compared to anything or anyone.
Step number two is to actually choose a dog. It may seem like a simple enough task; see, like and pick but it’s not. You have to first decide on the breed of dog that suits your family and lifestyle. Read on, this article may give you some much needed insight.
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Once your pet cats are litter trained, you will realize how dependent they are on you as their providers. Cats unlike dogs cannot be walked. Some people do but it comes with its share of pros and cons.
That said, every activity of the cat revolves inside the four walls of your home. If you live in an apartment and your cats do not go outside to relive themselves, you will have to arrange for a suitable space, props and material to mimic the outdoors.
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Only a cat lover knows how much fun cats are. Their antics are so enjoyable; once they start to play you will lose track of time. There is never a dull moment around them. Play time for cats, apart from being fun, is necessary to keep the feline mind alert and the body nimble.
When you play with your cat, you’re asking for your cat’s trust. It helps build a bond between the two of you. Genuine cat lovers know the importance of a feline – human bond.
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A good diet ensures your pet of a healthy and long life. A much debated topic amongst most cat owners is “My cat seems fine on dry food so should I still include wet food in my cats’ diet?
Before, you get the answer to that question; there are a few things that you have to understand about your feline pet. Cats are essentially and strictly carnivores. If you thought they could survive on plant based protein then you thought wrong.
You cannot feed your own or your dog’s rich, plant protein-based meal to your cat as well. Cats have a metabolic pathway that is different from man and also dogs.
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Once you cat, you can never go back! You’ve heard of that? As a cat owner only you can understand the addiction that comes with owning one. They are entertaining, great stress busters and provide unconditional love and companionship.
Contrary to the understanding that cats are totally independent they are not exactly independent of you, your affection and your concern. Your cat is dependent on your for the essentials which are love, his food, clean litter and veterinary care.
These cat care tips and guidelines will give you the facts you need to take good care of your new pet.
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The Peppy Paws Pet Resort invites you to a Kids and Dogs Day Out on the 12th of March, 2016. The event is only for kids over the age of 5 years who would love to play and interact with our dogs.
Did you know that kids who learn to interact with animals in a positive and healthy way early in life learn to be compassionate and caring people later in life?
Teach your child to love animals in the safety of our pet resort. They will enjoy meeting and cuddling our lovable doggies.
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