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- Know the exercise your dog needs - First, order shallaki find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Order shallaki This includes walks and playtime. Order shallaki Remember, order shallaki the younger the dog, order shallaki the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Order shallaki A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.
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- Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Order shallaki You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, order shallaki but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Order shallaki Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Order shallaki Best of all, order shallaki walking also gives you time to bond.
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