As dog owners, we are lucky to know first-hand just how special the bond with a canine companion can be. Dogs aren’t just pets, they are part of the family. That’s what makes it so unbelievably hard when we have to say goodbye.
Genetics can play a role in dog health and lifespan, with the expected years varying between breeds. But as owners, we also have a role to play. There are a few ways we can help our dogs to live to a ripe old age, which means we get more time for walks, furry affection, and playtime! Who knows - maybe they might make your dog live to 20!
Here are 5 ways to keep that tail wagging for longer and help your dog live a long happy life.