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Great Ideas to Spoil A Man’s Best Friend

Considered as man’s best friend in the animal kingdom are dogs. Around 45 percent of American households is counting a dog as part of their families, and this shows a lot of friendship going on in one’s household. There are many things that dogs can help us and make us happy, from the tricks they do, to guiding partially sighted individuals, to rescuing people in distress and so on to show how smart they are. But even with this intelligence, they are innocent enough accept any treat or begging for it. Because of this, many dogs suffer with some health and dental issues by being overweight and simply having a bad diet.

We cannot deny that every time our pet dog would gaze at us with those pleading eyes, we cannot resist slipping some scraps under the dinner table, or having them share our chips or cakes from our snacks. Your best solution, if you are on the brink of giving in to spoil and indulge your dog even if your head is nagging you that it is not right, is to have some alternatives of treats.

Dogs take a little time to get used to different treats and to act on words or phrases related to those treats, but it pays off in the long term if you invest your time and effort in teaching them.

Here we will point out briefly some easy ways to treat or spoil your dogs without damaging their health.

Generally, dogs love food, but giving him or her your attention is just as welcoming, and so this is our number one alternative idea. If you know of an area that your dog seems to enjoy going, then take this as an alternative of the treats by bringing your pet there and use words or phrase that will make your pet associate it as another kind of treat.

Number two alternative that you can spoil your dog is by giving your pet a new toy, because just like children, dogs never tire of getting a new thing that they can play with. Squeaky toys are also enjoyable for dogs, if you can stand the noise it makes, and also be mindful of the toy before it becomes a choke hazard to your pet. Many dogs love a tug of war pull toy and even something cuddly that they can snuggle with, and you can find several toys that are affordable.

Tasty and healthy snacks are your next alternative treat for your pet dogs, like cold carrots and cooked sweet potato, plus they get vitamins in taking these treats.