After you have had your chug puppy a while, you may begin to experiment with the types of treats that you give him. A common type of treat is rawhide.
So what is rawhide anyway?
Rawhide is actually the inner hide of an animal – generally a cow. While it may sound unappetizing to humans, dogs really enjoy at. Many theorize that it is due to the fact that in fufills the wild dog instinct to chew their prey.
Is rawhide good for your chug puppy?
Depending on your Chug dog’s diet and current health condition, you have to be careful when deciding whether or not to give him rawhide.
Here are some tips for giving your puppy rawhide:
- Do not let your chug puppy swallow large pieces of rawhide, as it may cause diarrhea.
- When the rawhide get’s small enough to swallow, make sure you take it from your chug puppy and throw it out.
- Rawhide should be used in moderation and shound never replace a balanced diet.
- Pets with a history of allergies, diarrhea and vomiting should not chew on rawhide.
Rawhide can keep your pet entertained and help him exercise his teeth. However, make sure your pet can handle it. If you have concerns, consult your vet.