Rottweiler is considered to be one of the oldest breeds of domestic dogs. Rottweilers are strong, intense, and large, which is why they were used to pull butcher carts. Rottweilers are dangerous, but if you train them properly. Keep them happy and healthy, show them your love and care they can be a good family dog as well as your family guardians. Rottweilers are loyal towards their owners and protect them at any cost. Even though they can be a good family dog, don’t leave your children with them alone. Always keep your eye on your rottweiler. Rottweilers love exercising which keeps them healthy and strong. Now, let’s get to the point there are a few things that you should know to keep your rottweiler healthy and happy.
Take care of his diet
Feed your rottweiler a nutritious diet to keep him healthy. Ask your vet which food you should feed your rottweiler because they are large in size, they should be given high-quality food which has a proper ratio of nutrients. Give your rottweiler supplements recommended by your vet so they don’t have to face joint issues. Always feed our rottweiler after exercising or 4 hours before exercising, by doing this you will be saving your rottweiler from gastric bloat. Gastric bloat can kill your rottweiler. So, take good care of his diet and feed him on time.
Rottweilers are full of energy and as mentioned before they love exercising. Rottweiler needs more than two hours of exercise a day because it keeps his mind active. Take your rottweiler on a walk twice a day to keep them happy and healthy as it is recommended. They never get tired and are always down for fetching the ball, swimming, running, and jumping over hurdles.
Keep him comfortable
It affects rottweiler health a lot if he cannot get comfortable by any means. Especially because of their large size some people don’t get the proper beds of their size and they can’t get a good sleep. It makes them dull and angry. Buy large beds for large dogs so after all these hours of exercise at least they get a comfortable sleep.
Groom your rottweiler
Groom your rottweiler because they must get very dirty after exercising a lot. The short hair of rottweilers makes it easier. Brush your rottweiler, it will keep the blood circulation good. Because of their short hair, you will rarely find any fleas, ticks, or mites but still, you must know. Use a dog shampoo to bath him and keep him clean. Grooming will keep your rottweiler fresh.
Massage your rottweiler
After a long day of exercising and playing around. You should give your rottweiler massage once a week. Use your fingertips to massage his muscles around his joints. It will relax his muscles and keep his joints strong. It keeps them healthy and happy as well. They love massages. Don’t do it if you are not aware of it properly, ask your vet for help.
Stay safe and, if you are self-isolating, enjoy the extra time with your beloved dogs and cats.