What Dogs Need

Young girl listening to her dog's heart with stethoscope.

We all have needs. As young children, we need our parents to survive. Our pets depend on people for the things they need.

 People and animals need the same things to be safe, healthy, happy, and loved.

Just like you, your dog needs food, water, shelter, grooming, health care, and love. Do you know how you will provide these these things for your dog?

Click on a topic below to learn all kinds of great things!
Giving these things to your dog will help her stay happy and healthy!

What Dogs Need
Shelter and Weather Needs
Health Care
Time with You



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