Mistakes That Could Shorten Your Dog’s Life

Rigorously Exercising Unsuitable Breeds

#25 Rigorously Exercising Unsuitable Breeds

Dogs are certainly active animals but some breeds are better suited to heavy-duty training than others and it shows.

Small and toy breeds, especially ones with small noses such as the Pekingese, Bulldog and Pug are stocky dogs with short legs. These dogs are never bound to get athletic. Pushing them hard to lose weight and exercise specifically in hotter temperatures can be fatal for them.

Hence, it is important to research beforehand or consult a veterinarian on the do’s and don’ts of how much activity is needed by certain relevant breeds.

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