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Dog Supplies: What's Needed Versus What Might Be Fun to Have


Buying a new dog is more than simply finding the cutest puppy in the store and buying a bag of dog food. Acquiring a new canine is nearly as important as adopting a child. They need constant attention and love and buying the proper supplies can be as confusing as deciding what kind of dog to get in the first place. So I'm here to help you.

When you first walk into a pet store you will be bombarded by everything from designer clothes to dog food, and the salesmen are rarely any help. They're goal is to sell you everything you lay your eyes on. But in reality there are really only a few basic things you need to make your new family member comfortable and you a happy dog owner.

First and foremost, buy a book about your breed. All breeds are very different and have different needs and personality quirks. But at the same time, don't think of the book as the end all and be all of how your dog is supposed to behave. Like people, dogs each have their own personalities. The book is there simply to give you guidance.

Second, get a good collar. Make sure you can stick at least two fingers between the dog's skin and the collar. Also make sure you get a collar that allows plenty of room for growth. Some breeds grow very fast and you don't want to be replacing the collar every two weeks during your puppy's first year. Also, get a good training collar. These come in many, many sizes and types. The two most popular types are called the choke chain and the German pinch collar. But don't let the names scare you. These two training collars are the best for teaching your dog to heal and to walk on the end of a leash without jerking your arm out of the socket.

Both collars have their pros and cons. The choke chain is easy to use and doesn't "look" cruel. But you have to replace it as the dog gets bigger and depending on the breed, this can get very expensive. The German choke chain "looks" evil but as the dog grows bigger you can simply add additional links. But the biggest thing to remember with both collars is to "never" use the collar as your dog's everyday collar. Dog owner's can grow very lazy when using these collars and forget to check them. It's not uncommon for an owner to forget to check the collar and end up having to cut the collar off because the dog grew so big the collar would no longer fit over its head. Choke chains and German pinch collars are to be used for training purposes only.

The other supplies needed for happy dogs are simple:

* A weighted food and water bowl. Dogs, especially puppies, seem to have a fondness for playing in their dinner as much as eating it.

* A well made crate or dog house, depending on whether or not the dog will be an inside or outside dog; at least three leashes of varying lengths, used for training and walking purposes. The book you get will explain how the different sized leashes are used in training.

* Chew toys, chew toys, chew toys. Dogs, especially puppies, need to exercise their gums regularly and unless you plan on replacing your furniture, your expensive crown molding and your slippers on a regular basis, get your new friend a wide selection of chew toys.

* And finally, DOG FOOD! Despite what some animal rights groups would have you believe, dogs are carnivores. They eat meat. So check the ingredients. If corn and other types of vegetables is the first ingredient listed, your new four-legged friend is not getting what he needs. Look for chicken or beef to be listed as the first ingredient.

A few more supplies you will need as the dog gets older, but aren't necessarily mandatory when you first get your puppy include; a good brush, ID tag and dog treats. Treats are better utilized as just that - treats. Instead of using treats as a training aid, substitute your dog's favorite toy. Trust me, after about a month you will discover what his favorite toy is.

And now for the supplies that might be fun to have. Squeaky toys are very cute in the store and your dog will love them. But they will get very old very quickly. Imagine this scenario. You've just walked in the front door from a long day at work. You sit down to watch TV and decompress and from the other side of the room you hear, "Squeak, squeak, squeak, squeak." That will get old very quickly.

And even though they're cute, please save your dog's dignity and avoid buying any clothes, designer or otherwise, for Fido. Have you ever really looked at a dog's face when he's wearing clothes? He's embarrassed. A good rule of thumb to use is this - if you wouldn't be seen in public wearing it, don't make your dog wear it. Have fun with your new family member.

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Dozens of exotic pets, many dead, found in Ames apartment  KCRG

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MSPCA warns pet owners of harmful blue-green algae in Massachusetts  Boston 25 News

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New York Law Aims To Speed Up The Rescue Of Trapped Pets - NPR
New York Law Aims To Speed Up The Rescue Of Trapped Pets  NPR

Firefighters and emergency medical teams in New York state will not have to wait for the police to arrive to remove a pet from a dangerously hot or cold car.


Keeping pets fear-free during vet visits - WVLT.TV
Keeping pets fear-free during vet visits  WVLT.TV

Veterinarians say there are many factors that can cause stress in your pet during a doctor visit, like seeing the white lab coats and exam tables. Dr. Morgan ...


Local grocery stores checking for kids, pets in hot cars - WVLT.TV
Local grocery stores checking for kids, pets in hot cars  WVLT.TV

Tennessee ranks high for hot car deaths, last year reaching a record number of 52. As temperatures continue to rise in East Tennessee, local stores are paying ...


Toxic algae that’s deadly to pets pops up in Colorado Springs lake - FOX 31 Denver
Toxic algae that’s deadly to pets pops up in Colorado Springs lake  FOX 31 Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The city of Colorado Springs closed one of its lakes due to concerns over toxic algae. The "blue-green" algae is a naturally ...


Safety Harbor woman breeds ball pythons as pets - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
Safety Harbor woman breeds ball pythons as pets  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

SAFETY HARBOR, Fla. (FOX 13) - A Safety Harbor woman has many exotic friends that she keeps as pets. Her love for owning snakes started when her and her ...


You can adopt 13 lucky pets on Staten Island this weekend: Aug. 17-18 - SILive.com
You can adopt 13 lucky pets on Staten Island this weekend: Aug. 17-18  SILive.com

Check out the very lucky thirteen cats and dogs up for adoption this weekend. The dedicated volunteer animal rescue groups listed below have many animals in ...


REVEALED: Why the Queen’s pets are so important to her and Royal Family life - Express.co.uk
REVEALED: Why the Queen’s pets are so important to her and Royal Family life  Express.co.uk

THE QUEEN's love for her corgis has been explained by a social anthropologist in a throwback documentary.


Pets Can Help Fleet Recruitment Efforts and Boost Driver Satisfaction - Transport Topics Online
Pets Can Help Fleet Recruitment Efforts and Boost Driver Satisfaction  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Roadmaster Group once turned down a driver applying to the company who requested to travel ...


It will soon be a crime in Alabama to misrepresent a pet as a service animal - AL.com
It will soon be a crime in Alabama to misrepresent a pet as a service animal  AL.com

People who falsely claim their pet is a *service* animal could soon face criminal charges in Alabama.


Pets of the week: These vivacious gals are looking for new places to live - MLive.com
Pets of the week: These vivacious gals are looking for new places to live  MLive.com

Here are two of the many pets available for adoption at the Jackson County Animal Shelter.


Pet of the Week: Sully - County 17
Pet of the Week: Sully  County 17

Meet Sully, the City of Gillette Animal Shelter's longest resident, at the moment, and also the Red Hills Pet of the Week. While most of us have been out and ...


Adorable & Adoptable–Pets of the Week: Issa, Ivy, & Malia - SweetwaterNOW.com
Adorable & Adoptable–Pets of the Week: Issa, Ivy, & Malia  SweetwaterNOW.com

Each week, we will highlight local animals who are currently available at local shelters and can't wait to become your best friend. Sponsored by Mountainaire ...


| PETS: Animal Shelter Features Black Lab Orphan - The Kittanning Paper
| PETS: Animal Shelter Features Black Lab Orphan  The Kittanning Paper

Brock is a great Black Labrador Retriever. He likes lots of attention and exercise. He knows how to give his paw! Brock lived with cats and was around kids.


Arlington ponds can kill your pet: Harmful algae growth closes two waterways - Wicked Local
Arlington ponds can kill your pet: Harmful algae growth closes two waterways  Wicked Local

Health risks posed by algae growth at Spy Pond and Menotomy Rocks Park have led to the Arlington Board of Health to caution residents to stay away, and that ...


Multiple pets abandoned in the region in recent weeks - WPVI-TV
Multiple pets abandoned in the region in recent weeks  WPVI-TV

Three cases of animal abandonment across southeastern Pennsylvania have some shelters pleading with people to seek out help before putting defenseless ...


2019 Pet Parade celebrates superheroes as The Olympian gives reins to Hands On Museum - The Olympian
2019 Pet Parade celebrates superheroes as The Olympian gives reins to Hands On Museum  The Olympian

The Pet Parade — the procession of costumed children and pets through downtown Olympia — is at 10 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019. Expect to see capes, masks and ...


Adoptable pets from Arizona Humane Society and Maricopa County Animal Care (8/14) - ABC15 Arizona
Adoptable pets from Arizona Humane Society and Maricopa County Animal Care (8/14)  ABC15 Arizona

Want to save the life of a shelter pet and bring a new best friend into your home? There are hundreds of adoptable cats and dogs awaiting a new home. Here are ...


Owners get 'final opportunity' to exhume pets' remains from Heavenly Acres Pet Cemetery - Livingston Daily
Owners get 'final opportunity' to exhume pets' remains from Heavenly Acres Pet Cemetery  Livingston Daily

The owners of the 74000 animals buried at Heavenly Acres Pet Cemetery have been told to exhume their remains or lose any claim to them.


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