Keeping Small Dogs Healthy

Feed a high-quality diet: Small dogs need a diet that is high in protein and calories to support their rapid growth.


Small dogs can be prone to anxiety, so it is important to socialize them early and expose them to new people, places, and situations.


Small dogs are more susceptible to parasites than larger dogs, so it is important to use parasite prevention products regularly.

Prevent parasites

Maintain a healthy weight: Small dogs are prone to obesity, so it is important to feed them a measured diet and give them regular exercise.


Adjust their diet as they age: Senior dogs need fewer calories and more fiber as they age. You may need to adjust their diet accordingly.

Senior years

Take them for regular vet checkups: Even if your small dog seems healthy, it is important to take them for regular vet checkups to identify and treat any potential health problems early.


Brush their teeth regularly: Small dogs are also prone to dental problems, so it is important to brush their teeth regularly.


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