The term “designer dogs” appeared at the turn of the 20th century, and representatives of this direction of pets are becoming increasingly popular. The main feature of designer pets is the combination of the best qualities of their parents, who belong to different breeds. In addition, designer dog breeds are mostly hypoallergenic, deciding on the establishment of animals in people with allergic reactions.
History of Origin
Unusual pets began to be raised in the 50s of the 20th century at the court of Elizabeth II in England. Then, the dachshund and Corgi were used as the initial “material”. The result of their crossing was an unusual puppy, who was called “Dorgi”. In the 60s, the experiment of selectors continued. Dog handlers decided to cross spaniels and poodles, having received a funny and pretty animal – a cockapu. Continue reading
Small and dwarf dog breeds not only have a fragile physique: many of their organs are highly sensitive. But despite their small size, they are very energetic. These features and needs should be considered when catering to your little pet.
Three rules for choosing a diet
One of the main rules says that if you choose a ready-made diet, then it must be balanced and take into account all the needs of the pet. Another rule concerns strict adherence to feeding patterns and serving sizes. Third, it prescribes making an adult dog’s diet mostly from dry food, which helps prevent the formation of tartar and is perfectly absorbed by the pet’s body.
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