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How to tell if your dog is overweight

Are you worried that your dog is overweight? Here are some top tips to help you get your dog's weight under control.

How to set up a dog walking group

Dog-walking groups are becoming ever more popular, whether as a social get-together with friends on special occasions such as Boxing Day, or regular organised walks.

Get fit with your dog

Getting into shape doesn't have to be all hard work. Get your dog involved to make it fun.

How can I help my puppy to calm down?

Teach your pup to settle down anywhere.

What makes a good agility dog?

Do you have a top agility dog in the making? We take a look at what qualities a dog needs to become a top agility dog.

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Can I have a dog if I work full time?

Working and owning a dog is possible depending on your lifestyle and whether you're willing to compensate for the time you're away from your pet.

How can I help my pup to settle?

Bringing home a new puppy is exciting for you but can be daunting for the dog. There is lots you can do to help your puppy settle into his new home.

Worming your dog

Worms come in a variety of shapes and sizes — and your dog is bound to suffer from a batch at some time, explains Karen Bush.

Shall I get a dog or a bitch?

Whether to get a male or female dog is one of those questions that owners can agonize over.

How long should I walk my puppy for?

The dilemma of how long a walk you should take your puppy on is a difficult one. 

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Dog training

VIDEO: Introducing the lead

When first introducing your dog to the lead, it’s best to simply clip it onto the his collar and let him drag it around rather than applying any pressure.

Why is my dog possessive?

Possessive aggression should always be taken seriously, in any dog — not least because of the way it can so easily and rapidly escalate as a problem, as Carol Price explains... 

Dog Health

What is bloat?

When it comes to bloat, acting quickly is key. Bloat is a real veterinary emergency which requires fast thinking and rapid treatment.

Why is my dog chewing everything?

Chewing can occur due to a range of factors, such as adult teeth settling in and changes during maturation.

About fleas

What are ticks?

Ticks pose a threat to many animals, including dogs. Here’s everything you need to know about them.

How to remove a tick

Before removing a tick it's important that you know how to remove it properly so that you avoid causing injury or unnecessary pain to your dog.

Dog Activities

Agility jump training

Jumping is a natural activity for dogs, so getting started with this fun aspect of agility training is easy...

How to get started in dog agility

Would you like to start competing in agility with your dog? Agility trainer Lee Gibson, who's represented Great Britain in the World Championships and won in agility consistently at UK and European levels, explains how to get started in agility.

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