Despite the fact that the Black Russian Terrier is a practically omnivorous breed, it is worth taking the dog’s diet seriously, as improper feeding leads to growth disorders and various diseases.
Nutrition should be varied and balanced. The black terrier, however, like other dogs, best digests and assimilates animal feed (meat, trimmings, offal, poultry, fish, dairy products). Although dogs have an increased acidity of gastric juice (to break down animal proteins), they can also use plant foods. The basis of the diet should be meat products, since food waste from the owner’s table and other plant foods cannot satisfy the dog’s body needs for proteins, fats and trace elements. When these dogs are fed plant food, their skeleton and bones of the extremities are deformed, their coat condition deteriorates.
Raw meat does not contain denatured protein, and raw fat has an ideal chemical composition. Boiled foods lose their nutritional value. Continue reading
Clothing for dogs is divided into practical and decorative, with each subgroup specific to the destination, styles and materials.
Practical clothing is functional, has a minimum of decorative details and is comfortable for an animal, while the main function of decorative clothing is decoration.
Its purpose is to warm the body of the animal, avoiding hypothermia and related health problems. The effect of hypothermia is exacerbated by a sharp difference in temperature indoors and outdoors, so warm suits are needed for little dogs, cooling off very quickly, “senior citizens” who are unable to move actively, as well as smooth-haired dogs. Dressing shaggy pets prevents the hair from becoming frosty and stuffing snow between the hairs. It is recommended that mother dogs in the cold close their stomach to prevent frostbite of the mammary glands.
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