These are some supplies you may want to get for that
special dog in your life. If you would like to purchase any of these items, just
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Required items for your
puppy or dog's health, happiness and safety:
- needed for attaching your pet's identification tag, and for attaching the leash when
walking or training.
- necessary for walking your dog, and keeping control.
tag - an absolute essential for every pet.
Bowl - many to choose from depending on your personal preference and your dog's
bowl - clean, fresh water must be available at all times.
- a balanced, premium food is healthiest; table scraps can dramatically shorten the dog's
life and jeopardize its health.
- toys help keep your dog from being bored, restless or destructive.
items - chew toys, rawhide, and bones satisfy your dog's natural need to chew, and
is especially helpful for teething puppies.
and toothpaste - a dental health program will promote healthy teeth and gums that
need to last your dog a lifetime.
tools - depends on your dog's coat, but a good brush is a must for keeping the
skin healthy and the coat shiny and mat-free.
clippers - unless you plan to have your dog professionally groomed, your dog's
nails will need to be tended to.
- every dog should have a place to call his own.
- if you need to leave your pet alone, if you are house-training, or plan to travel with
items are highly recommended:
and odor neutralizer - for quickly treating any accidents.
- for training, or just because you love her!
containment - needed if you ever plan to travel any distance with your dog.
door - especially nice for the dog that has been trained to go outside, or just
likes to spend time there.
Cleaner - to keep your dog's ears clean and healthy since they can't do it
and conditioner - to keep your dog looking (and smelling) nice.
preventative - a monthly dose in treat form to keep your dog from contracting
fatal Heartworm disease.
scooper - do we need to explain this one?
- for holding dry food and treats are a little more convenient than digging to the bottom
of a big bag.
- for scooping dry food are designed for getting food from the container to the bowl
without getting it all over you and the floor.
pickup - to remove hair that your dog has shed on clothing and furniture.
items are suggested for special circumstances:
pads - for both puppies and adult dogs that are being trained.
- for pets that need a little extra boost due to being undernourished or sick.
for picking up dog waste - from your own yard, but especially if you plan to walk
your dog or go somewhere with your dog. No one wants to dodge doggie doo, so make sure you
clean up after Fido.