We don't have to spend as much time grooming a Basset Houndas a long-haired dog because it doesn't shed much hair. Although Basset Hounds don't lose much hair, their owners should comb them and bathe them regularly. One thing to note here is that since Basset Hound has long ears, you have to be very careful when you care for them.
Musk odor is the result of basset hound's oily skin. His ears should be cleaned once a week, because the size of the ears makes bacteria grow. His nails should be trimmed every three to four weeks to prevent breakage and overgrowth.
In addition to eating dog food, the owner can also cook some dog food for him, such as millet porridge. It also likes to eat it. Sometimes it will eat a small amount of cooked egg yolk. So the owner doesn't have to worry about not getting the right dog food. If you don't find the right brand for the time being, it's good to make it at home. However, no matter what kind of dog food is used, the owner should never forget to feed water. The owner in the daily feeding to add some calcium and protein, as well as some vitamins, so that the dog's mental state, hair color is also bright, of course, less sick.
Basset Houndhas short coats that are less susceptible to mosquitoes and skin diseases. But it's important to remember that the Basset dog's ears are unusually long and thick, and many parasites and ear mites are used to breeding in them. So every time a basset dog is bathed, its owner should take a special look at its ears, and often use cotton wool and ear cleanser in combination to make it even cleaner. Only in this way can we make our basset dogs healthier.
When training Basset Houndto give the dog on the leash, and the length should be as short as possible, but also pay attention to, do not let your dog have the feeling of being tight, you have tied a tie to know, this will be very uncomfortable. Make sure your voice is clear when giving commands, and then pull on the leash to indicate that your dog is moving forward. If he is moving faster than you, pull back to slow down his steps. As soon as the Basset Hound completes its routine, reward it with a touch on the head, a kiss, and, of course, some of its favorite foods. And so on, and so on, and so on, until you are good at it. Once the Basset Hound is familiar with your instructions, remove the rope and retrain it. Do not forget to reward it every time it completes your instructions well.
We should pay attention to the following problems when we take care of Basset Hound: first of all, we should clean the ear of the dog regularly: because the ear of the dog is down, close to its face so that the internal of the ear canal can not be normal ventilation and ventilation, it is easy to produce dirt and bacteria in the ear canal and cause ear mites for a long time, so we must clean the ear hygiene in time. Secondly, we should prevent eye infection: baijiu is more prone to eye diseases, such as eyelid ectropion, eyelid entropion, etc. we should always pay attention to the abnormal phenomenon of their eyes to prevent eye infection. Finally, in terms of exercise: feeding mainly ensures adequate exercise time for bagged dogs, which can improve their immunity, release pressure, and ensure their physical and mental health.