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There are loads of ways and lots of people will tell you how to take care of your dog. First and foremost, bring your new fun baby into a loving environment.

Chances are, they’ll be nervous because not only do they not know where they are, they’ve been taken away from what they know and now they’re with new people too.

If you provide love and support in the right way, this will be the beginning of a great relationship for years to come.

Dogs can require a variety of kinds of care, many of them several times a day. But don’t be scared. These will quickly become part of your routine, and the better you get at caring for your new family member, the more pleasure you’ll all get from your  new relationship. So here are some great tips to get you started:

  • Dog Supplies Chances are, you’ve wandered into a pet store a time or two. Well, even the little things can be confusing. Like choosing the right collar, the right leash, should you buy a dog bed, which toys are right for them and more! If you have questions, you can always ask someone who works at the store or we would be more than happy to offer advice about dog supplies in Wake Forest.
  • Dog Feeding It’s just dog food, right? Nothing could be further from the truth! The right food is vital to the health of your dog. Dogs love to eat. and that means you really need to be informed about what healthy for them to eat, and what isn’t. The right food can also effect their energy levels.
  • Puppy-Training Tips A new puppy can give you all the feels, but they can also be a quite the handful. The sooner your new fur baby is accustomed to getting house trained, the better off it is for everyone. House training is a much easier process when you tie it to their feeding schedule. There really is a lot more to training your puppy than housebreaking, however. One of the most important parts of training is ensuring that you are training humanely. If you have any questions about dog training in Wake Forest, we would be happy to speak with you.
  • Dog-Grooming and Bathing Tips Dogs can get messy, and they don’t naturally keep themselves quite as clean as we’d like them to be as co-habitants in our homes. As the owner, proper grooming on bathing is your responsibility. But there is more to caring for your dog than simple bathing. You must also care for your dog’s nails, teeth, eyes and ears. So in this section we cover key strategies for keeping your pooch clean and everyone happy. We’ll even tell you when it’s time to throw in the towel and seek the aid of a professional groomer.

Again, when you get a new dog, it’s exciting. It’s also important to do things right. Audrey’s Barkyard would love to help you learn how to take care of your dog in Wake Forest. Feel free to reach out to us.

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