Making Your Home Canine Friendly.
You should make your floor to suit the dog. It is like nature that dogs always prefer hard floors which they can sleep on during warm weather to keep them cool. Hardwood floors are also recommended for the dog since they are friendly. Do not spread hairs or carpet for them on the floor as this may contain some insects or bacteria that may harm them. Trimming the nails of your dog will help keep your floor in good condition. The sound they are producing while moving around will help you in knowing when their nails are long.
Make sure that you watch out for any toxic substance or electricity. It is necessary that you make sure that the chemicals or other toxic substances that can harm dogs are kept in a safe place where the dog cannot reach. You should also check the houseplants that you have as others are poisonous and can kill your dog. Not only to human beings electricity is also dangerous to dogs. Make sure that all lose cables are fixed and put in a proper place. You should also consider insulating the cables to prevent the dogs from shock when they step on them.
Another thing that you should do is to avoid white or bright things. Such things will be ruined very easily as dogs can easily see and scratch them. It is, therefore, necessary that when you are are stocking your furniture make sure you go for the ones with dull colors as this will prevent the dogs from scratching them. Apart from that you should make sure that you put strong things in your house to prevent them from being broken by dogs.
Apart from that you should set an area specifically for dogs. This area should be a dog-friendly area where you put the dog things for playing like toys, their bed, mat and many other things. You should also consider building them a kennel to make them have their space. Not only that but you can also build them a kennel.
The kitchen cabinet doors should always be locked to prevent the dog from eating up all your food. Another thing is that make sure you dispose of the kitchen wastes correctly especially the bones which dogs can break into pieces, and they can hurt someone. Keep only the things that are not interesting the dog to prevent them from spreading the litter.
Another thing that you should do is to clear the table after each and every meal. It is obvious that the dog will try to reach out for anything edible. In the process they can end up breaking the plates or the glasses that were set on the table.