Finding The Best Breed Dog For You
Dogs need to be healthy to get the most out of life. Dogs make great best friends
companions and sometimes watch dogs
and since they depend on us for their care we should make sure to take the proper steps to maintain their good health. Here you will find ways which could help keep your dog happy and healthy.
The Profile of a Wannabe Dog Breed
Some dog lovers spend a great deal of time choosing the right dog breed before they decide to purchase a dog. For them
the dog’s breed is one contributing factor to its value. That is why most families who decide to get a dog
they know that choosing the right breed is crucial.
there are 70 million dogs in the United States but the American Kennel Club only recognizes 143 breeds of dogs. Still
with these numbers
choosing the right kind of dog breed for the family can be very tedious.
most pet shop owners contend that the reasons why the preference of the people in choosing their dogs may vary from one person to another is because each person has its own pre-conceived idea what he wants in a dog. It all depends on the physical attributes.
There are those who fancy the size
the shape of the face
or even the temper. But whatever preference an individual has regarding his choice for dogs
there are important factors that you must remember in choosing a particular dog breed.
Here’s a list of the things that must be considered first:
1. The size of the house
Many people tend to forget this factor. The area of the house should be the primary factor to consider before buying the best dog breed available.
if a future dog owner is living in an apartment
there’s no sense is buying a large dog. Obviously
it’s better to opt for those cute little canines that don’t need too much space to raise them.
2. The children
If a future dog owner has children
it’s best to consider the children rather than his own preference. Delicate dogs like Chihuahua are not advisable because they are too frail to let the children take care of them. Big dogs like Saint Bernard could also pose some risk on the children. The bottom line is to choose a breed of dog depending on the age of the children and how many there are in the house.
3. The nature of the job
For people who would love to have a dog but don’t have time to devote to grooming
consider a dog that doesn’t need a great deal of grooming like Terriers. Most Terriers have short hair and they don’t need a lot of fuss on their hair.
the best dog breed is the one that fits the kind of life the future owner has. Compatibility is the key in this kind of situation.
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Obedience Training For Dogs
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Overview Of Dog Breeds
Overview of Different Breeds of Dogs
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