Know More About Great Dane Puppies.
Dog owners who have a Great Dane puppy for sure has noticed how fast their puppy grow. When your pup arrived at around eight weeks of age, you could pick it up and have a good cuddle. It has been known that when a Great Dane puppy reaches ten weeks old, anyone will already have a hard time carrying it, thus, while it is still young as eight weeks old, you should already spend more time cuddling with your puppy. This period of growth is the most stressful time in the life of a Dane puppy, as many things can go wrong during this critical time when the skeleton is fast reaching the adult height.
There are many problems that can occur while the Great Dane is growing. During the growth of the Great Dane, one of the ost common problems that can be encountered by the Great Dane is the panosteitis. Usually, panosteitis develops while the pup is between four and nine months of age. Otherwise known as “wandering lameness”, it causes inflammation in the long bone of one of the legs and often moves from leg to leg. There are definitely lots of negative effects that a dog can experience when it has a panosteitis since the pain can range between mild, unnoticeable lameness to an excruciatingly painful condition that will often lead to the frustration of your dog and it will eventually cry and not wanting to get up anymore. The worst part about the limping on the dog‘s leg is that, it transfer from one leg to another, for instance, the dig will experience the limping on one leg, then the week after that, the dog will again experience the limping on another leg. It is better if the puppy will reach its first year so that the condition that the panosteitis gives will disappear. There are definitely a lot of problems that can afflict a Great Dane pup, and one of which is the Paosteitis. If you suspect that your puppy might have a medical problem then speak to your veterinarian. It is really important to diagnose your Great Dane puppy as early as possible.
A Great Dane puppy is definitely a large kind of puppy, however, do not get confused with its strength. You have to keep in mind that a growing Great Dane pup is not strong enough, because in fact, they are very fragile. As long as your dog still hasn’t reached its first year, do not force it to exercise. You can also take your puppy for a walk, just don’t overdo it.