Dog Care Maxims – Rules that you should follow to take good care of your dog.

Dog Care Maxims – Rules that you should follow to take good care of your dog.

  • Never give a dog hot food.
  • Never allow a dog to eat out of a dish used by people for eating or washing; the dog has parasites dangerous to us.
  • Never let a dog lick your face.
  • Do not force a dog into water for sticks if he does not wish to go, for it may injure him.
  • If the dog leaves part of his food untouched, he is being fed too much .
  • If a dog bites you, disinfect the wound with a strong solution of carbolic acid and consult a doctor.
  • If you do not wish your dog to be “smelly”, wash him as often as needful, and wet him to the skin.
  • If you have to punish your dog, do it when he is caught in the offense, for dogs cannot remember long.
  • Never strike a dog over the head, ears, or abdomen.
  • The dog should always have access to fresh, clean water.