Even if you have a really big dog, I am sure you would do anything you could to keep him/her safe. You probably take your pet to the veterinarian any time you see any signs of trouble. These big dogs are a big part of your lives and need to be cared for in the best possible way. Some animals require special needs and it is crucial to know more about these big pets and how to care for them the best way possible.
One commonly known larger breed of dog is the St Bernard. The St Bernard can be anywhere from 25-30 inches tall and between 110-200 pounds. They are a patient and calm pet and they are very devoted to their owners especially kids. However they do need to be well-socialized with children and other smaller pets. It would take a dog as large as a St Bernard 24 months or so to become a full-grown dog. Foods enriched with Vitamin C and Vitamin E would help to keep his bones in good shape.
Great Danes are considered to be the tallest dog breed in the entire world. They range from 100-200 pounds and can get upwards to 34 inches tall. The Great Dane is a very friendly dog and gets along with most other dogs regardless of breed. They are not aggressive, and even though they are big, they make great pets.
The English Mastiff is a larger dog as far as mass goes, not as far as height. They are usually about 27-30 inches tall but could weigh as much as 220 pounds or more. This breed of dog rarely barks but is extremely protective of his/her family. They are not typically attack dogs but they will defend their loved ones. This dog would also require a food rich with vitamins to keep their hearts and bones healthy.
If you have a big dog you can also keep your pal safe and happy in an eco-friendly apartment. You may want to spoil your pet by running to the pet store and buying the latest toy, or bedding for them. What is important if you want to remain environmentally friendly is to reuse as much as you can. You can use hand me down toys and bedding that will help you save money and also keep more materials from going into the landfills.
Your pet is always going to make a mess from time to time. You can make your own cleaners to help clean up their messes. If you mix baking soda, vinegar, and hot water you can blot the mess with a towel and then spray on this awesome creation. This is not only good for the environment! It is possible to keep your pet happy in an eco-friendly home!