Dalmatian Dog-is a breed that is quite old and until now their origin is still debated. Some say the origin of dalmation dog came from Yugoslavia, and the words “Dalmatian” is derived from the name of Jurij Dalmatin is touted as the first dalmatian breeders. There are also saying dalmatian originate from Egypt, as evidenced by some of the artifacts with the dog image spots in it. Of evidence and the story develops, still it proves that the Dalmatian is a dog who was well known throughout the world with the spot his body. The uniqueness of dalmatian dog to have many fans in the world, of course, centered on the pattern of spots they have. Dalmatian dog has two colors namely black spots are more common and brown liver.
Uniqueness in terms of other dalmatian dog is its cheerful and has a great energy. This is understandable because the dalmatian is often used as a “coaching dogs” or dogs that accompanied his master’s horse-riding as a guide to the direction and pacesetter . as a guide-way and paving the way, so the horse and his master to place the destination safely. Dalmatian therefore highly valued because of its high energy and not become weary.
Dalmatian is a Loyal dog and always protect his master, he always wanted to be close to his master, and they will follow wherever his master away. They also like small children or other animals, but still needed the supervision of older people, because the Dalmatian is a breed that has included major power so feared would hurt accidentally. They also breed with intelligence is high enough, quickly learned and clever, although sometimes they are a bit naughty with the orders of his master. Want to know about all and quite alert to her surroundings.
Dalmatian has two colors which are black and brown spots liver. For berspot Dalmatian black on the nose and toenails should be black as well. And vice versa for the Dalmatian berspot liver brown, the nose and nails must be dark brown. And color in addition to the two colors are exposed to a disqualification and is not recommended for breeding. Eye color on a black spot on a dark brown and brown liver spot brown. The darker the color the better eye. It also found the eye color of blue, yellow and green on the Dalmatian good in both eyes or one eye. Third eye color is not recommended for breeding, and certainly can not have a show.
Disease most often affects the Dalmatian is: Skin allergies, most Dalmatian skin is very sensitive and prone to allergies. Allergies can arise because of environmental or food. And most likely arise because of food allergies that he eats. Dalmatian does not fit with fatty foods and high protein such as chicken liver / beef, other bowel. Human feeding is not recommended but can cause skin aleri can also cause obesity in the Dalmatian. Kidney, renal Dalmatian including slightly more sensitive than other breeds. Kidney disease can be either kidney stones or bladder stones. It is appropriate at an early age Dalmatian should be accustomed to getting quality food available and should always be clean drinking water around him.
Eating and Drinking. Can be used for the selection of natural foods diet or dogfood. Selected for use should dogfood dogfood premium or super premium brands have up to the origin of the protein content of not more than 26% (preferably 22%). And do not forget to always provide clean drinking water at all times. Always provide drinking water in every corner of the room where you are always Dalmatian (may be 2-3 places in a house). Because water is good for the kidneys.
Dalmatian short haired and will fall throughout the day. How not to fall too, preferably every day at least once a day Dalmatian fur brushed by following the direction of hair growth. In addition to further improve the quality of leather and fur can be used for skin and coat supplement like fish oil or vitamin-E.
Dalmatian should not be bathed every week, once a month is just enough or if the body is dirty. Daily care enough to wipe the entire body with a cloth / towel and a half wet (you can also use a chamois cloth / chamois) and try to hang with the morning sun before 10 am. After the Dalmatian can be brushed using a brush of short hair dogs (bristle brush or rubber brush). Nails should be cut 1-2 weeks or if it looks long. The ears should be cleaned once a week using a special swab drug dogs in clean and wear cotton.
Provision of de-worming should be done every 3-4 months. And do not forget to always provide the Dalmatian vaccination once a year. they do not like the heat but they also do not like it was too cold. Keep space for them to have good air circulation. The room can be helped with a fan and ex-haust fan.