Monthly Archives: November 2019

Fish oil and Protection dogs

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For years now we have been hearing about the benefits of giving your protection dog fish oil supplements. While there are many benefits of adding omega -3s to your protection dogs’ diet, most supplements are much higher in omega-6. The majority or protection dogs get far too much omega- 6 in their diets. Feeding high… Read more »

The Importance of Socializing Young Protection Dogs

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Socializing Young Protection DogsWhen bringing a young puppy into the home, socialization is crucial for the development of a future clear-headed family protection dog. Young protection dogs that don’t get proper exposure to other dogs, people, and strange surroundings can often develop behavior issues that will impede them later in life. Protection dogs need to… Read more »

The importance of exercising your Protection Dog

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Exercising your Protection Dog – Exercise is important for all dogs but especially protection dogs. A protection dog that does not get enough exercise doesn’t only run the risk of health problems such as obesity and arthritis, but they can develop behavioral issues as well. Protection dogs are extremely intelligent animals. Lack of exercise and… Read more »

Protection Dogs and grain free dog foods

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DCM and its connection to grain-free dog foods have been a concern amongst many protection dog owners. The FDA has shown recently that of the dogs who have developed DCM 91 percent of them had been being fed grain-free dog food. Its no wonder so many of our clients have had concerns about feeding their… Read more »