Caring for your dog
Keeping your dog happy and healthy starts at home
Dogs give us companionship and affection. Many people even see them as a member of the family.
Dogs require your time and financial commitment. If you’re a dog owner, it’s your responsibility to give them the care they deserve so they can be happy and healthy.
Most dog owners in Aotearoa New Zealand have good access to veterinary care, and your vet can be a great source of information and advice. But caring for your dog starts at home – you need to make sure you’re meeting their basic needs, and doing what you can to keep them happy.
Caring for your dog – your checklist
What does your dog need to be happy and healthy?
Sadly, many dogs around the world suffer from inadequate care and neglect. It’s important to know what your dog’s basic needs are, and how you can meet them and keep your dog happy.
Download our Caring for your dog checklist to make sure you’re giving them the care they need and deserve.