The Brazilian Mastiff coat is very short and extremely beautiful, in order to maintain its appearance. His master would bathe him regularly to remove bacteria and parasites hidden in the coat. After bathing, the owner should be wiped dry in time to prevent catching a cold.
Brazilian mastiffs grow at 18 times the rate of humans from birth to adulthood, so their nutritional needs are more than twice those of adult dogs. Digestion was also taken into account, and the host had to be fed three or four times a day, with four times the amount of good protein; About three weeks after birth, they were fed on breast milk, followed by milk with egg yolk or ground meat, boiled liver to make a paste, etc. (twice a week at most, the rest of the time has been soaked soft dog food). When a Brazilian mastiff puppy 45 days or so, can replace breast milk with cornflour, then use fresh goat milk to feed the Tibetan mastiff puppy. With the growth of the small mastiff, the proportion of cornflour can be increased to make rice paste, and then give the Tibetan mastiff complete weaning. It should be noted that the Brazilian mastiff should not be fed with raw meat, which is not only to avoid the harm of bacterial disease but also to make the Brazilian mastiff less bloody and avoid stimulating the ferocity of the Tibetan mastiff. But after two months, in order to make the Brazilian mastiff bone tissue normal formation, also to supplement calcium, such as fishbone meal or calcium powder to join the staple food can be.
The Brazilian Mastiff is prone to skin diseases, heatstroke, diarrhea, and parasites during the offseason. So the owner should always keep the dog's living environment ventilated, but also often clean the Kennel. Owners do not take Brazilian Mastiff out into the streets in the summer heat. Weather changes easily cause food spoilage, the owner must pay more attention to, if the food has gone bad, we must throw away, do not feel pity.
We’re training Brazilian Mastiff with commands that are accurate in order to get the training done. We also need to be patient, especially with some of the more excitable Brazilian Mastiff and be patient with the Brazilian Mastiff, not demanding too much, not too much. The owners must go back to the Brazilian Mastiff every time to reward the dog, not just for the sake of calling it in. At the same time pay attention to the training step by step. Training Brazilian Mastiff to sit down is an important part of basic training in Brazil, and is a foundation for learning other skills.
To take better care of the Brazilian Mastiff, the owner must provide the Brazilian Mastiff with sufficient nutrients. In addition, we should pay attention to the supplement of vitamins and micronutrients when raising dogs. The main dog food can be provided (dog food is best often change the brand, the same dog food for too long will make the dog Anorexia), in addition to dog food, we can also provide the dog with some meat, bones, vegetables and so on.