Kelpies live and work on farms throughout Australia. They are great sheep herders, with boundless energy and intelligence superior to that of many dogs. To stay healthy, kelpies need a particular balance of protein and minerals. Use these five top tips to ensure your kelpie dog gets the nutrition they need from their diet.
1. Choose the Right Foods
A kelpie's diet should primarily consist of premium, dried dog food. Premium brands are rich in the nutrients that an energetic dog needs to support their hardworking lifestyle.
A rainwater tank can be a good choice for your property, if you have a large garden or farm or raise livestock; you can use the rainwater to water your crops or cattle rather than wasting fresh water for these uses. Rainwater is also good to use in case of a brushfire on the property, or can also be used as drinking water if you have a strong filtration system in the home.