Which is better: dry food or wet? This question is asked by every novice cat or dog breeder. Let’s figure it out together!
We all know the benefits of finished feed. They save us time, they are convenient to store and take with them on the road. Balanced diets are very tasty, and their composition is strictly balanced in accordance with the needs of the pet and no additional feeding is needed for the pet. In addition, there are special lines of feed for animals with special needs, medical diets, diets for babies and adults, etc. etc. In a word, high-quality prepared feeds are the solution for all occasions. It remains only to determine the type of feed and brand. So, there are wet and dry finished feed. Which ones are better?
Which food is better?
Which is better: dry food or wet?
Experts assure: the main thing is not the type of feed, but its composition. This is not to say that all wet foods are better than dry foods, and vice versa. Each species has its own advantages. In addition, do not forget about the tastes of the pets themselves. Some with great appetite eat dry food, while others agree only on fragrant canned food. Only you in the company with your pet can decide what is best for him. Continue reading
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
What to do if a dog is injured? How to treat a wound? In a difficult situation, it is difficult to collect thoughts and hands themselves are drawn to the familiar green or iodine. But be careful! Unsuitable remedies will only intensify the pain of the pet and further complicate the situation. In our article, we will talk about how and how to treat a dog’s wound at home.
No matter how careful the owner is, not a single dog is safe from injury. A pet can cut its paw during a walk, suddenly get involved in a skirmish with comrades and get a bite – in a word, there can be plenty of cases, and each responsible owner should be ready for them.
First of all, if the wound is deep, it is necessary to stop the bleeding by applying a tourniquet and dressings and deliver the dog to the veterinary clinic as soon as possible. In other cases, it is enough to treat the wound yourself, with the help of a suitable tool, which should always be in your medicine cabinet. What could be such a tool? Continue reading