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Become an expert in the care and feeding of Fido with the advice in this Howcast video series.
You Will Need
- Familiar surroundings
- Eating, sleeping, and exercise habits
- Dog toothbrush
- Medication and veterinary directions (optional)
Keep the dog home
Keep the dog at home in its familiar surroundings while the owners are away.
Have the owners write down the dog's eating, sleeping, and exercise habits.
Brush the dog's coat and teeth when necessary.
Attend to food area
Check the food and water area frequently to keep it clean and properly filled.
Play with the dog
Play with the dog. Play catch and go for walks at least two times a day.
Give the dog attention
Spend lots of time and give lots of love to the dog while you are sitting. Take a nap or watch television together.