It is estimated that around 80 million dogs are owned by the population of USA and that over the lifetime of a small to medium-size dog, the total cost is $7,240-$12,700. A not surprising figure as ownership of a canine friend doesn’t stop with food but Collars, Carriers, Toys, Apparel and of course those dreaded Vet costs.
Let’s examine some of the items that dog ownership might require you to buy all of which you will find here at DoggyPetCare.com
Dog Carriers & Travel Accessories
Whenever you are traveling with your dog you have to make sure you have the right travel accessories. When traveling bij car look for a comfortable dog car seat or car hammock set. This will give your dog some extra comfort and it will protect you car seats. If you are on a bike, don’t be afraid to carry your dog with you. For the bike we have nice and cozy dog bike baskets or dog bike trailers. It doesn’t matter how you travel, by plane, car hiking or on the bicycle for every manner there is a carrier. Small dogs or large one….we have the perfect size for you.
You will need a collar for your dog of good quality. It should give your dog safety and comfort. We have a wide variety of dog collars in many different, colorful and nice designs. For dogs which have trouble staying polite to strangers or other dogs, you can use one of the no-bark collars to keep him well behaved. To help train your puppy or older dog, we also have prong collars and training chains.There are even ID tags to put on your dog collars in case your dog runs away at times. The ID tags can be inscribed with your street address, phone number, and name of dog, so if your friend ever gets lost, the first person to find him or her can contact you right away. A harness can be used when your dog constantly slips out of his collar. You just put it around the forelegs and back and clip your leash onto it. The main advantage is that they won’t put any pressure on your dog’s neck if he or she decides to pull.
Give your dog toys to play with instead of your shoes or furniture. There is a wide selection of dog toys, such as balls, chewing toys, flying discs and rope toys. Dogs jus love to chew on things, the chewing toys are in different shape and designs. Dog toys aren’t only helpful, they’re great for integrating kids and dogs playing together. Kids will enjoy throwing flying discs, toss balls, and play tug-of-war with our durable pull-toys.
It doesn’t matter if you’re looking for a raincoat or a dress for a special occasion, we can help you find it. Many of the dog coats are specifically designed for colder weather and will help to keep your dog safe and warm. The raincoats keeps your dog dry during rainy days and the sweaters are warm and cozy and functional for any climate. In the clothing section there are dresses, costumes and necklaces. You can find any apparel for small dogs, big dogs or even large dogs.
Looking for a place for your dog just as comfortable to stay during the night, or to take a break during the day? Dog beds are ideal solutions when you’re trying to train your dog not to jump into the bed with you by giving it a comfortable alternative. The beds for dogs come in as many sizes as there are sizes of dogs, from tiny beds for Chihuahuas and dachshunds, to bigger mattresses for Great Danes and huskies.
There are also steps and ramps to help your dog access parts of the house or furniture that are difficult for them to get up or down to. This is especially important for older or smaller dogs, because jumping up and down can be very tough on their joints. Some models can be fold from stairs into ramps, so you can change them to suit your dog’s preference.