Fall is quickly approaching! Now is the time to make sure that Fido is ready for the new season. There are many different things you can do when preparing your dog for the months ahead.
Here are a few tips to ensure that your dog has a fall filled with joy:
Get Them Groomed!
Many dog owners take advantage of the warm summer months by taking their dogs to the beach, or on new hiking trails. While the dogs love the extra exercise and new change in scenery, they also are attracting more dirt and matting in their fur. That is why you want to get them groomed before fall hits.
Parents always get their kids haircut to give them a new look for the new school year. Dogs deserve the same treatment. Give your dogs a clean new look so that they will feel great for the new season.
Clean Your Yard!
Dogs spend a good amount of time in the back, or even front yard. It is where they take care of their business, as well as where they chase and bark at all the lizards and squirrels that scurry around the yard. That is why it is so important to make sure that your yard is clean, especially after you get them groomed.
When cleaning your back yard you will want to get rid of all the fallen leaves and branches. You want to make sure that your yard is clear of anything that could possible hinder your dogs use of your yard.
Pay Attention to Their Diet!
A dog’s diet is extremely important to ensure that they live as long a life as possible. Since the weather begins to cool down during fall, and the rainy days start to roll in, there won’t be as many opportunities to take your dog out for exercise. That is why you should make sure that your dog has a healthy diet.
Since there are so many different food brands for dogs, you might have to do a little bit of research to figure out which brand will be best for your dog. In addition to the brand of food, look into how much food per day your dog should be eating. Choosing the right dog food brand, and feeding your dog the right amount of food should ensure that your dog lives a long healthy life.
Dogs are considered to be part of the family, whether you have a golden retriever or a little chihuahua all breeds can use a little preparation for the fall months ahead. Having a clean yard, getting a fresh grooming, and consuming a healthy diet will guarantee the satisfaction of your dog this fall.
Golden Meadows Kennels have been breeding top quality Golden Retriever puppies for almost 25 years and Vizslas for over 9. They are located in Southern California, in Central Ventura County.