Welcome with respect and restraint the animal you have just adopted. Give him time to adapt to his new environment. Too much haste could interfere with your new companion’s adjustment.
Dogs have adequate discipline, whether they are small or large. You have to keep constant. If he is not allowed to get on the bed, it is necessary that as soon as he arrives home, everyone forbids him. If you do not allow him one thing and other family members allow him, the dog will be confused. If you have to reprimand her, do it in a dry and decided tone, a dry and quick “no” will do the trick. Never use physical force or scream. Take it on the fact and immediately correct the undesirable behavior. If the departure has already been made for a few moments, the dog will not make the privilege between the reprimand and the action he has taken.
Hygiene and health
The toilet can sometimes reveal a skin problem and/or external parasites. If this is the case, you will consult your veterinarian for a diagnosis and appropriate treatments.
The dog’s claws to be trimmed (about every month) otherwise, in some cases, they lengthen and little from time to time problems.
Your dog’s teeth should also be brushed at home with products designed for animals. Your vet recommends a desert if necessary. Your veterinarian’s team to help you establish the proper dental hygiene care for your pet. You also regularly give her chewing strips, cookies designed for dental cleaning (veterinary formula) or veterinary food suitable for dental prevention.
Your dog’s ears are just over one. Your veterinary team will tell you what to do for your dog. The glands of most dogs normally empty when they do their stools. If you are concerned, ask the vet to do the check. Also, if your dog has hair in the ear canals, hair removal to be recommended before cleaning.
The dog you have just adopted a refuge experience, which requires the most efficient immune system possible. We recommend that you schedule a visit with your veterinarian to plan for appropriate vaccine recalls following adoption. Many diseases to which dogs are exposed can be avoided through vaccination and deworming.
Your dog has already received a basic vaccine and a kennel cough vaccine at the SPA Mauricie, following his arrival at our adoption centre. A recall is required 30 days later in order to keep his immunity ssez high to allow his body to fight infectious diseases. Afterwards, your veterinarian will work with you to establish an appropriate vaccination protocol. In addition, dogs, plus puppies, can carry internal and external parasites. The animals were all given deworming against internal parasites and treatment for external parasites. A reminder to be needed according to your vet’s recommendations.
The SPA Mauricie’s health program includes the sterilization of all dogs from the adoption centre. Sterilization contributes to the event animal overpopulation. In addition, the sterile decreases the risk of tumors of the mammary or uterine glands in females aisi than testicular tumors and prostate infections in males. Whether your pet is a male or a female, the sterile decrease decreasing runaways, languorous complaints, territory markings and fights. Click here to learn about several benefits of sterilization.
Cleanliness in puppies
If you have just adopted a puppy, you will have to think about him at the beginning and encouraging him in his approach to cleanliness. You have a good observer of his sleep and meal cycle. The puppy is usually able to be made by the following formula: his age in months – 1 hour. (A 2-month-old puppy may still be about 3 hours old). The puppy will do his needs after a nap, after a meal or after drinking and as a result a period of excitement or play. The first few times, the taste rewards will be the best way to encourage it, after which, a simple caress will do just fine.