Some owners love their pets so much that they allow them to sleep in their beds. Although this is a common practice, it is still essential to consider several aspects that can affect both your pet’s and your sleeping habits.
To learn more, here are some points and tips about co-sleeping with your pet.
- Co-sleeping with your dog is really up to your decision. However, it important that you make sure that the dog is clean and well groomed before jumping in your bed. Remember that dogs can sometimes carry diseases and organisms that can also affect your health.
- If you plan to sleep with your pet, make sure that you change blankets and bed sheets at least once a week. You should also remember to change the pillow cases at least twice a week. This will ensure that your bed is always clean and comfortable.
- Your pet dog should not be sleeping in your bed especially if there is a baby in the room. Take note that babies are more sensitive to allergens, dust and dirt.
- Another option is to buy your dog, his own comfort bed. You can train your pet to use the instead of jumping instead of yours.