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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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Your Dog Competition!

Win a tub of joint supplements and probiotics for your dog!

This week, we've teamed up with Blooming Pet Products to give away a 300g tub of Flexijoint Joint Supplement and a 350g tub of Inner Balance Probiotics worth over £30!

These are just two products from Blooming Pets' range of 24 products created to support dogs and cats of all ages. For more information, visit the Blooming Pets website or call 01548 531835.

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Dog training

Help! My dog is obsessed with water!

Retraining him as soon as possible is important since every time he performs this activity the behaviour pattern becomes more established.

Coping with fireworks top tips

Bonfire night strikes fear in to the hearts of dogs. Follow our top tips and find out how can you make it a less traumatic experience.

Dog Health

Is it safe to give my dog krill oil?

Dogs can benefit from essential fatty acid supplementation, as a balance of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids might have health benefits for the skin, joints, kidneys, and heart.

Checking my dog's health

Read Your Dog Magazines' five minute guide on how to check that your dog stays completely content, happy and healthy here.

About fleas

What are fleas and how can I prevent them?

This common parasite drives dogs and owners mad, says Kelly Felstead, but the war against fleas can be won.

How do I treat ticks?

Does your dog have ticks? Or are you worried about him getting them? Our experts share their advice on the best treatments for ticks.

Dog Activities

10 tricks to give your dog the X-factor

With a little time and patience, all pet dogs can learn tricks to give them a little ‘X-factor sparkle’. Teaching tricks can also improve the bond between you, reduce boredom, and decrease the risk of injury as your dog becomes more flexible and develops body awareness.

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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