If you ask long-time dog owners why they have dogs in their family, they’ll probably just shrug and say, “because the house is empty without them”. They really haven’t given it much thought, other than having a dog or two around makes them feel happier.
Well, truth be told, studies have shown that pets improve our health.
From time to time you may need to give your dog a tablet. This is much easier with some dogs than with others. The tails.com blog has some really good advice about giving your dog tablets.
One of their recommendations is to get your dog used to you opening and closing its mouth from an early age.