How to choose a bowl for a dog?
How to choose a bowl for a dog? It would seem that there is nothing complicated in this matter. But in practice, it turns out that one model is much…

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How to choose a toy for a dog?
In one of our articles, we talked about why dogs need toys. The more toys a pet has, the happier it is. However, it is not enough to purchase a…

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Why do dogs howl?
Some owners complain that dogs howl at night. Others themselves have never heard a howling pet, but disgruntled neighbors convince the opposite. Still others, returning from work, do not have…

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Obesity in dogs: why is it dangerous?

Overweight is a common problem with dogs kept in the apartment. And it is reflected not only in appearance, but also in the state of health and well-being of the pet. How to determine in a timely manner that the dog began to gain weight, and what exactly is obesity dangerous for the body?

Obesity in Dogs: Causes
Why do dogs gain weight? The reasons can be serious diseases that provoke metabolic disorders, or a genetic predisposition – but these are isolated cases. Most often, a sedentary lifestyle and an unbalanced diet lead to obesity, which is common with apartment maintenance. Sterilized dogs also fall into the risk group: due to changes in the hormonal background, they become more prone to weight gain. In addition, some breeds are naturally prone to fullness. Probably, on the dog’s grounds you have at least once seen a “tidy” Labrador or a Welsh Corgi. Continue reading

Fitness with a dog
The best trainer is a dog! Surprised? But in vain. Daily walks with your pet can turn into an entertaining fitness - the best way to maintain excellent physical shape…

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How to teach a dog to swim?
The ability to cool off on a hot day and catch a ball in the water is a paradise for any dog ​​(with rare exceptions). But for everything to go…

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Why do dogs need toys?
Many people believe that dogs need toys to have fun, but that’s not all. In practice, special toys for dogs perform a huge number of useful functions, without which a…

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Master, can I eat a Christmas tree?
1. Artificial or real? If you have a dog at home, an artificial Christmas tree is more suitable for you. Firstly, an artificial Christmas tree is not so pleasant to…

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