(PRWEB) August 23, 2012
Animaroo, the premier online destination and source for purebred puppies, is now offering tips on how to care for adopted dogs. First time pet owners are rarely familiar with what it takes to effectively care for a new puppy. It is important that all dog lovers familiarize themselves with how to focus on maintaining healthy living for a dog.
Despite careful screening by breeders, puppies and older dogs alike can still develop health issues just as humans can. As a result, dog owners should be familiar with the signs of canine seizures so they can get their animal the appropriate medical treatment, which can be life saving. Additional issues that are common in dogs include the presence of plaque and bacteria on the teeth, as well as separation anxiety.
The former typically develops in dogs as they get older, making teeth cleaning for dogs essential. A vet can clean a dog’s teeth, although maintenance at home is also a possibility. Pet owners should give their dogs various objects to chew on that can help remove and prevent plaque buildup, and brush their dogs’ teeth periodically. Separation anxiety can occur in dogs of all ages, but is often a problem in new puppies that are just adjusting to their owners’ habits. Crate training, in many cases, is an effective way to deal with anxiety in new puppies. However, vets may also suggest other behavioral rehabilitation techniques for extreme cases.
Animaroo is an online marketplace where purebred puppies are posted for sale and adoption. In addition to the listings, Animaroo offers educational articles on dog supplies, and features links to help new pet owners source necessary supplies. Visit http://www.animaroo.com for more information.