Pitbull dogs

What is the basic nature of pitbull dogs?

Contrary to popular belief, Pitbulls are very affectionate and crave human attention. This natural need, makes Pitbulls the perfect loyal and loving companion.

 

What are feeding tips for pitbull dogs?

Ans: Because of their high athleticism and larger size, Pitbulls need a high quality diet with foods that are formulated specifically for active dogs. Additionally, many Pitbulls are known to have allergies. This places even more importance on choose a high quality food with little to no grains.

Young puppies should be fed dry food 2-3 times a day. Once the dog reaches 12 months of age, you should transition them to eating 1-2 times a day.  Be sure not to overfeed your dog by giving half the daily food allowance at each feeding. The typical adult Pitbull should eat around 2-4 cups a day depending on size and other factors.

 

What are healthcare tips for Pitbull dogs?

The average Pitbull lives for around 10-15 years. Some of their more common health issues include being more prone to Distemper, Parvo, and Hip Dysplasia later on in life. It’s super easy to care for the coat of a Pitbull. Typically, their coats are glossy and smooth. As a result, you’ll save loads on grooming costs and preventative shedding measures. Common suggestions for maintaining a healthy coat include brushing daily and washing once a month. (This may vary depending on whether or not your dog is solely inside or outside)