Archive for October, 2007
Caring for your pet dog involves a lot of effort. The owner must not only look after his/her health, but also provide the dog with sufficient exercise and feed him/her properly. It involves an investment of considerable amount of money in dog food bills. Many people hold an unrealistic view that dogs in their pristine state are scavengers by nature and hence can eat almost anything. In the city, it is more convenient and time saving to feed the dog processed dog food, though the owner must, from time to time, ensure that his pet receives meats and fiber. There are various brands of dog food available on the market and each one of them has some pluses and minuses.
Buying a complete dog menu, suited for your pet’s health is becoming more and more difficult owing to the current price rises. This is where dog food coupons come in handy. Most stores, supermarkets or specialty animal product stores offer various schemes by which buying your pooch’s favorite chow becomes a lot cheaper. The schemes range from buying a range of home products giving discount coupons on dog food, or buying dog related products and availing dog food coupons for the same. At times, dog food manufacturers issue dog food coupons as promotion which can be used along with the coupons advertised by the supermarkets. A typical example could be that of a dog food company giving $1 discount coupon as promotion. The supermarket may advertise another $1 discount on every $15 worth of dog food. Adding both the discounts, the customer can thus save $2 for the purchase. Thus over a year this results in substantial savings.
Another method of saving loads of money is to buy dog food coupons advertised for items close to expiry date. Such sales are beneficial for the supermarkets as well as the customers. The customer must however, choose with care as the marginal dates may make some items unfit for human and doggie consumption. Other schemes involve buying a set type of groceries in bulk which are discounted with coupons of all sorts including dog food coupons. Yet another variation is buying dog food coupons in bulk over the web. Such online sales typically target volumes in terms of quantity or the number of coupons that can be discounted. All such schemes have the inherent advantage of making the cost of food items and dog food items less costly. Using dog food coupons is undeniably a step in the right direction to reducing your pet food bill costs.