It is a race that grows at a great speed during its first year of life. Who has had a doberman since puppy will have been used to hearing words of amazement from their friends and family because their growth is very fast
However, it is essential that we have patience during its development. On many occasions, we want our dog to be big and strong. Sometimes, this can even become an obsession for the owners of the puppy, who subject it to too much exercise so that their dog is the most developed. This is always a mistake that can cause serious health problems. Our dog should play, run and exercise, yes, but always without haste. We must not force long training days or travel miles until the doberman has finished developing. Even when it is just an excess of play, although, as we said, the Doberman is an active dog and, even more, when dealing with a puppy, the fact that he spends the whole day playing and In this In case, we should never give food, bones, fat, milk or chocolate, as they can cause serious health problems or, in the case of bones, can cause them to suffocate or splinter in the throat of our pet. Something that is not usually taken into account because of ignorance and that is quite important is that the dish of our Doberman’s food is not on the ground, that is, that the dog does not have to duck to the ground to eat. We must bear in mind that it is a large dog, so we must put the plate on a stool or table that is at shoulder height. If we do not do this, it can cause malformations in the legs and spine in its adult phase. In addition, by not having to eat with the neck tilted down, we will greatly improve the digestion of the dog.
We must always keep up to date all the vaccines, tests and revisions that the veterinarian indicates to avoid that possible diseases affect our dog. However, if we follow the recommendations offered by both the instructor and the veterinarian, we provide good training, quality food and a lot of affection that, we assure you, will be returned by the dog, you will get your new pet to grow happy, healthy and become a member of the family.