by General Wesc
Different Ways Your Child Can Take Care Of Your Pet
Many people hold the belief that every child needs a dog. Though this article is not about the benefits of dogs to children, it is about how children can help dogs. When children are young, they often express a desire to their mommies that they want to help. They want to be a big kid and help mom with the dishes, the laundry, and even taking care of the dog! Here are a few ways children can help care for the family pet.
First and foremost, it is important to know the age appropriateness of tasks for children as they are related to caring for their pets. Toddlers are often very willing to help, but partly because of their size, and mainly due to their age, they simply cannot help the way “big kids” can. So, how can toddlers help? They can help feed and water the dog. Simply get two plastic cups, divide your dog’s dinner portion between the two