Having a pet at home comes along with a lot of responsibilities. It is not a easy job irrespective of what type of pet you have. You will need to regularly provide all basic needs for your pet. This will show them how you love & care for them. Here are some basic needs which should be provided for your pet.
Food - Pets also need energy like we do. Although giving food is not enough, but it is vital. You should also ensure to give the right type of food in the right amount. Too little or too much of food are likely to cause health problems for your pets. While food bowls should always be kept clean in order to avoid diseases, fresh food must be served every day. You should also understand which food is best for your pet & which is harmful. Taking a vets advice as to which food is right for your pet is a good idea.
Water - Your pet will also require water alongside food. Water is as essential as food is for any pet. Remember to give your pet a fresh bowl & a supply of clean water to refresh & enjoy every day. It is necessary to keep them hydrated.
Shelter - This is also an important aspect for every pet. It is a bad idea to let your pet lie anywhere under the heat of the sun or leave them freezing under the cold in the night. As a pet parent you should provide them a safe & comfortable place so as to protect them from any harm. Whether it is indoors or outdoors, we should be giving them a safe shelter.
Exercise - Both the pet & the pet parent need exercise. Like us, this is required for the pet to remain alert & healthy. Pet parents should make sure that some exercise is given to the pet each day or at least thrice a week. Exercising with your pet is a good idea as this will generate some fun time together. Choose a plan which the pet can do along with you.
Socialize - Pets also need socializing. They are happy to be around other pets. They enjoy other pets company but mind you, may get aggressive sometimes. They also enjoy being around people, but it would be sensible to get them trained for that. Typically, pets get bored & anxious when unaccompanied by pet parents & as a result tend to keep busy by chewing shoes & other objects. Keep in mind that you are the only friend they have for the rest of their lives.
Apart from these basic needs which are required by all pets there are others as well required for a happy & longer pet life! PetPals is with you throughout your journey with the pet & provide you every need of your pet at your doorstep. Just download the PetPals app to access all that you need for your pet at the tap of a button. Here is a list of what you can get for your pet at PetPals. If there is anything you require apart from this, just fill up the form here & we will soon get back to you.