It is always required for the pet owners to ensure that they take care of the health of their pets. When we talk of health, it does not only mean that individual is required to give the food as well as the drinks. The lifespan f a pet should be taken care of just like that of any member of the family.
An action should be taken by an individual anytime health care is needed. An individual should ensure that the pet take the dose if under medication. It should be noted by an individual that when it comes to giving the pill to a dog, it is a challenging task. There are different techniques that an individual can use when giving pills to dogs.
One way an individual can use to give pill to the dog is by mixing it in the meals. For every meal taken by the dog, it should be mixed with a pill. The dog will be in a position of taking the pill as he takes the food. Finishing the food by the dog should be enhanced b an individual. The the pill might not be taken by the dog if he fails to finish the food. Efforts should be made by an individual to ensure that the dog finishes the food so that the pill can be taken.
The pill can be hidden in between the food that the dog is taken. The first step required to be done by an individual is to ensure that the first time, the dog is given a treat without the pill. The for to be taken on the second round should contain the pill. With this, the dog will be able to take the pill without any challenge. However, some dogs may refuse to take the treat with the pill during the second round as it will be tasteless. Due to this reason, individuals have known the trick, and they are now using the pill pocket. For this, it means that a pill will be inserted into a treat and the dog will take.
Individuals should be aware that dogs can distinguish between pills and meals. Dogs will be in a position of separating the meals from the pills. If this happens, an individual will have no alternative than placing the pill on the mouth of the dog. If you are giving a pill to a dog that has been used n cuddling, it will be an easy task. A person is required to lift the snout with the use of one hand. The raising of the snout will result to a dog opening the mouth. The pill should be placed by an individual behind the tongue. The dog will be in a position of swallowing the pill.