13 Ways To Keep Your Dog Healthy

Safe and simple home remedies that protect your pooch's health


13 ways to keep your dog healthy It's a dog's life—and as a pet owner, you want to make sure that life is as long, happy, and healthy as possible. But some puppy problems, like constant barking, yard digging, and furniture chewing, have a tendency to leave us scratching our heads, if not tearing out our hair. While you should always consult your vet before trying any at-home health fixes, many everyday concerns have safe, effective home remedies that may work for your dog.

Save time and money on your pet's care with the following tips from Joey Green's Amazing Pet Cures (Rodale, 2011). Keep reading to discover our favorite natural cures for pets—and see some seriously cute pups! Have questions about any of these remedies? Always ask your vet, who can make sure they're appropriate for your pet.