It is crucial that all responsible dog owners provide the right diet for their pets. That is why there are so many different products, supplements and other dietary aids out there to ensure that your pets are getting everything that they could possibly need.
Choice is great, but only when you know precisely what it is you are looking for. A high fiber dog food may be recommended by a vet for certain conditions, but there are plenty of considerations to make before you change your pet’s diet. Dog food with fiber can mean lots of different things and it is important that you know precisely what to feed you pet.Continue reading
We all need to make sure that we have the right amount of vitamins and minerals in our diets to help to maintain our health. The same is true for our dogs. It is just as easy for pets to become deficient in a crucial vitamin if they are not ingesting enough of it and this may result in a need for supplementation.
There are many health benefits of vitamin E for dogs, but there is a chance that your pet isn’t getting their required amount. Continue reading
There is a lot of debate regarding Doberman colors: which are the true color combinations, which should be accepted in show dogs and which colors should be avoided altogether?
Some dog owners believe that Dobermans are beautiful no matter their color and coat markings, while others stand by the rule that there are only four different colors of Dobermans that are acceptable.
What color do Dobermans come in and why does color matter so much to owners, breeders and associations?Continue reading
Understanding the German Shepherd life span is important when caring for these dogs. The tougher question to ask, however, is how long do German Shepherds live? These dogs can’t stay with us forever, so it is important that we understand the perils of GSD old age and their average life expectancy.
The aim of this guide on the German Shepherd average life span is to look at the general life expectancy of this breed, the different stages of their life cycle and some factors that may influence a longer life or premature death.Continue reading
Our dogs require require check-ups and grooming in order to make sure that they are in prime physical condition and there are no problems or infections to treat. One area that cannot be overlooked here is the ear.
Dog ears are sensitive to infection and it is important to keep them clean and free from bacteria so that the ear canal can function properly. In order to do this, you need regular checks and a good dog ear cleaner.Continue reading