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The Ultimate 10 Dog Safety Tips

The Ultimate 10 Dog Safety Tips

We are aware it is virtually impossible to expect to keep out family dogs safe and protected from all danger throughout their every day existence as we know that would be an impossible task. However, the best we can expect is to educate ourselves to a point where with knowledge concerning risk assessments, we can reduce the potentially dangerous situations of our beloved companion through positive avoidance tactics.

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Vitamin & Mineral Sources: Part 1

Vitamin & Mineral Sources: Part 1

Mineral Sources: The minerals, like the vitamins, are best balanced in every natural dog food diet by using a mineral mix in amounts calculated to supply the requirement for each mineral and balanced to the caloric density of the diet.  In natural diets most of the trace minerals are found in adequate amounts in the natural ingredients.  It is important that the major minerals (calcium, phosphorus, potassium, magnesium, and sodium) be balanced during diet formulation to ensure that they are present in the diet in adequate amounts and in the proper ratio. This same issue is relevant to the above statement concerning vitamins as under and over feeding minerals can again be detrimental over time – again using your due diligence is recommended here.

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Animal Fats & Carbohydrates for Dogs

Animal Fats & Carbohydrates for Dogs

Specialty flour products: A carbohydrate source frequently overlooked by a dog owner is the specialty product made from flour noodles, macaroni, and spaghetti.  These have an energy content comparable to other cereal grain products.  And, like rice and hot cereals, they have the advantage of being able to be added dry to a food, then being cooked after the water has been added.  This gives the capability of mixing a large amount of dry raw dog food at one time, then adding water and cooking small amounts as it is needed.

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Dog Diseases Linked to Cereal Grains. Inner Secrets Revealed

Dog Diseases Linked to Cereal Grains. Inner Secrets Revealed

The cereal grains that are allowed within food for human consumption is very heavily regulated and compliance with the regulations, again is heavily policed and only the purest cereal grains are allowed within food for human consumption.

Whereas cereal grains which is 'not fit for human consumption' can be legally used in manufacturing of dog food, and this branded inferior cereal grain will be stored and eventually allowed to be used within the manufacture of processed dog food, and the advantage for the dog food manufacturer of using this inferior cereal grain is that as the quality of the 'not fit for human consumption' is not high yet passes the minimum dog food standards, the inferior grain can be used as a cheaper 'filler' alternative and again keep the cost of the processed dog food to an absolute minimum.

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Feeding and Dog Training Program

Feeding and Dog Training Program

Dog Training a puppy not to bite is a vital part of any puppy training program.  Biting behaviors that are not corrected will only get worse, and what seemed like harmless behavior in a puppy can quickly escalate to dangerous, destructive behavior in an adult dog and these dangers can be hidden from view except by the experience and professional dog behaviorist, so it is crucially important to start your young puppy on a basic dog obedience and socialization dog training regime as early as possible so to avoid your puppy entering adulthood being a potential threat to unfortunate humans especially young children who will not necessarily expect your puppy to be dangerous through a lack of dog training and socialization techniques.

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Dog Food: Is Your Dog Mal-nourished?

Dog Food: Is Your Dog Mal-nourished?

All dogs whatever their breed, size or activity must receive their full quota of all essential vitamins, essential minerals and essential trace elements within their daily dog food mix. Their dog food portion sizes must be individually assessed based on the dog’s size, breed and activity level, these dog food portions sizes are for your exclusively to appertain correctly with special emphasis on avoiding under or over weight portions as individually will have adverse influences on your family dog.

Feeding your dog underweight portions will be devasting with regard to lack of nutriment and conclude within a short period of time with your family dog becoming vulnerable to the dreaded mal-nutritional diseases. The amount of complete dog food within his daily dog food mix will determine your family dog’s health and welfare.

Whereas feeding over weight portions will again have an adverse influence on your family dog as on this occasion you will likely inflict in the short and medium term again an extremely uncomfortable and debilitating disease which is known by the term as obesity. This is a dog disease which can become very damaging to your family dog’s health and welfare.

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Dog Food: If Only Dogs Could Choose

Dog Food: If Only Dogs Could Choose

 Whatever the purpose or nature of the job, the performance of working dogs always requires time expenditure of energy and this will have a large influence on the type of dog food that your dog needs to sustain his energy and vigor. Incidentally, non-working dogs generally will be extremely susceptible to overfeeding but still can be undernourished, in this situation it may be necessary to offer your dog a dehydrated dog food which contains all his essential vitamins, essential minerals and essential trace elements within his daily dog food mix – in addition to being a low calorie dog food, which can reduce the obesity risk. Therefore, every working dog’s primary dietary need is increased energy.  Whenever dietary energy is increased, those B-complex vitamins, minerals, and the water necessary for burning the energy must also be increased.

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Dog Site World Store- The Contented Dog’s World

Dog Site World Store- The Contented Dog’s World

When you decide to include a dog into your family and attempt to integrate the newly arrived into your family environment with the other dogs and family members - all these family members need to coexist together in order to fully integrate the newly arrived dog or puppy into the family environment, there are important considerations that you must take into account and especially the important things that you need to decide and plan, because sometimes it gets very expensive to neglect the pets you love so much, and that includes all of them. But with Dog Site World Store, you do not have to worry or plan anything like that because once you take them, things are going to be very easy by buying dog products at genuine and affordable discounted pricing throughout all dog supplies departments.

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How to buy affordable dog products?

How to buy affordable dog products?

Finally, an understanding of un-branded products is important here as it sounds very much like un-branded products – especially un-branded dog products, is inferior to branded dog products. Importantly un-branded products is not at all not inferior to branded products.

For a person who have been employed within manufacturing will know from personal experience that the manufacturing factory produces branded and un-branded dog products within the same individual factory only difference is they are produced on separate production lines.

It is important to understand about the difference between branded and un-branded products is that the un-branded products are NOT inferior to the vastly more expensive branded product. They are both generally produced in the same factory with the same tools and usually the same raw materials, the only difference is that the designer label is owns the copyright and the copyright is protected from copying.

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Preventing unwanted dog urination

Preventing unwanted dog urination

Correcting problems with submissive urination should be directed at building the dog’s confidence and teaching him other ways to show his respect.  Teaching the dog to lift his paw, sit on command, or similar obedience commands, is a great way to direct the dog’s respect in a more appropriate direction.

Problems with urination are not always easy to deal with, but it is important to be consistent, and to always reward acceptable behavior on the part of the dog.  When urination problems do occur, it is always a good idea to first rule out any medical conditions that could be causing those problems.  Medical issues like bladder infections can be the root cause of problems with unwanted urination.

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