It's National Dog Bite Prevention Week! We will share some facts and helpful advice on how to prevent dog bites from Einstein Dog Training. Did you know that there are 5 million dog bites each year in the United States of America? The highest number of bites occur in children between the ages of five and nine years old. 30% of these bites are from the family dog and 50% are from the neighbors.
Most pets aren’t getting enough moisture in their diets. Setting out a bowl of water for them to drink doesn’t necessarily solve the problem. Dogs’ and cats’ bodies are 65% moisture, and unlike us, they are designed to get their moisture from their food – not just from their drinking water.
An Obligate Carnivore is an animal that survives on a diet consisting mainly of meat because it does not possess the physiology to digest vegetable matter. These animals can consume other materials, vegetables or minerals but only for non-nutritional purposes.