with love to Golden retriever



Belarus, Minsk
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Owner: Marina Zakharova

     «Голден является доказательством того, что красота и ум совместимы».
       Kurt Unkelbach, The American Dog Book, 1976




Before you got your first pet, did you ever ask yourself if you could afford to keep one? Keeping a dog is not as simple as just feeding it and just taking it for a walk. There are certain things that your dog needs that do not come cheap. When you want a veterinarian to check on your dog regularly then that would mean you will have to spend a lot of money, too.

Dogs, like people, could also become ill, and medications and treatments could be quite expensive. This could be a problem for many of us. When your dog gets ill, you will need your veterinarian to take care of everything and the only thing you'll have to do is pay for the bill. You'll be surprised to find out that you will be spending a great deal of money on lab fees, surgeries, maintenance medications, chemotherapy, or other procedures the vet will be needing to do to save your dog's life.

Because of the advancements in technology, a lot of procedures have been discovered and are now available for treating dog diseases. One example of disease is bloat which occurs in large dogs as they are prone to it. The treatment for this could be from two thousand dollars to five thousand dollars which depends on your location. When your dog breaks a leg, the treatment ranges from five hundred dollars to two thousand five hundred dollars which depends on whether your dog will be needing surgery or not.

Sometimes, a dog owner must even face the probability of euthanasia than spending a lot on the needed treatments. Dogs could also acquire diabetes which requires lifetime medication and will have made you spent so much in the long run.

When your dogs get sick and they need immediate attention, you will have to spend a lot in consulting the vet alone. Treatments and medications will be another thing. Of course, you wouldn't want to see your dog suffer so you do everything you can to make him well though it means spending a lot of cash.

There are now insurance companies that offer pet insurance which you can use to alleviate your expenses in such incidents. Like in human health insurance, the insurance company will have to pay for most but not all the expenses. You will not have to worry on how much you are going to spend on your puppy's shots, physical exams and laboratory studies when you have a pet insurance.

Health care for dogs could be quite expensive and getting pet insurance is one way of giving the best health care for your dogs without worrying about the price. If you have more than one pet then you'll have to get each one their own policy. You can do some research to find an insurance company that provides the required coverage at the price you can afford.

Dogs, whether they are of high breeds or just an adorable mutt from a shelter, are now considered as a part of the family that's why we always make sure that they get only the best possible treatment available.

Content written by Shawn Gerard of ohmydogsupplies.com, where you can find a extraordinary assortment of luxury dog carriers online.