So you have got a pet at home and want to learn the mantra for pet care? Well, raising a pet is similar to raising a baby and you have to do it with a lot of love and care. Also, if you want your pet to be in sync with all things new and old and not be a finicky and timid creature then you should try to inculcate smart habits in your pet. Yes, be it a dog, cat, rabbit or even a mouse or just anything simply follow some of our golden rules and turn your pet into one smart pet. Read ahead to find out!
Train your pet well
If you want your pet to follow your commands without any hassle, then start training them from the very beginning. If it is a puppy or a cat, then get them listening to you and abiding to what you say. Teach them lift a paw, sit on command, get up, eat and other similar actions. Teach them to greet guests in their own unique way. Most important part of pet care is potty training. Teach them to do it at a place specified for that purpose, so that you are saved from the trouble of messy and smelly cleaning all the time.
Get them into the habit of sleeping on time and getting up on time
Yes, if you want a healthy and happy pet at home then it is necessary that they get proper sleep. So, get them to sleep at a fixed time every day. Dim the lights of the room and tuck them warm in their sleeping places so they get a sound sleep. Wake them at a fixed time every morning.
Teach them self-discipline
Discipline is something that is much needed in a smart behavior. Establish some simple rules for your pet and enforce them time and again. If you want them to stay off the furniture, then scold them whenever you find them doing so. Do not ever scold them and get to snuggling them the other moment or else they will not learn. Being strict at times is also an inevitable part of pet care.
Let your pets relax by playing their favorite tunes
So, if you have late working hours or have guest at home and want your pet to just relax in a room and not play spoilsport then you have to teach it h to spend some quality time with itself. Get him into the habit of listening to good music. Initially, you can listen along so that it gets into the habit. You can set up a wireless home audio system and use your Smartphone to put it on while you are in the other room or at work. As soon as the music is on your pet should just listen and enjoy and not panic and disturb anyone.
So, with this I hope you have learnt the right way of pet care. Love them, adore them, cuddle them, play with them and simply enjoy being with them. Remember, pets can be really great companions so cherish every moment with them.