Children living in a house where the dog is a full member of the family rarely grow up cruel, angry, selfish. Communication with a four-legged friend will teach the little man responsibility, discipline, respect for the desires of others.
Friendship with a dog helps children develop harmoniously – physically, intellectually, emotionally, and aesthetically. With a dog you can start an exciting outdoor game, it is interesting to watch him, studying and analyzing his habits, you can always hug a dog affectionately, touch its soft coat, experiencing a feeling of tenderness and security. The very appearance of this pet develops a sense of beauty, because for the most part representatives of the dog tribe are harmoniously created creatures.
The dog gives the child a sense of self-confidence, as he is always ready to defend him. The fact that the dog executes the commands of the small owner increases his self-esteem. It has long been noticed that guys who have such reliable friends are often more sociable than their peers and more inclined to leadership. Continue reading
1 – Did the dog go through the necessary medical procedures
Test for worms and parasites
It is advisable that the dog you like has already gone through the above procedures. Of course, all this can be done (if necessary) by yourself, but it is important to know in advance what has been done and what has not. At least in order to make the dog vaccinations difficult for the body, twice.
2 – Does the dog need any special medical care?
Unfortunately, some dogs were injured while living on the street, or at the hands of their previous owners, and sometimes they may need special care. As a rule, this is not a big deal, but the owner of the dog or the person in charge of the shelter must inform you in advance about everything. Continue reading
First of all, congratulations on having a dog! It doesn’t matter if you bought it or took it for free from the shelter. Consider in this article how to prepare at home for the appearance of the dog and how to behave the first time.
For the first few days in a new home, the dog may be stressed. She may not understand where she is and may not know what to expect from the new owner. To smooth the transition period, it is necessary to create a clear structure of the relationship between the dog with you (as with the main owner) and the dog with the rest of the family.
Before driving a dog to the house:
Determine where the dog will spend most of its time.
Due to environmental changes, the dog will be stressed and for some time may forget the rules of behavior in the house. The best place to get a dog to start with is almost always a kitchen, as it is easiest to clean. Continue reading