Things to consider before getting a dog

Far too many dogs end up in rescue when children come on the scene because their owners didn’t consider their future plans.

How can I stop my puppy chasing my cat?

When cats run they almost inevitably get chased, trainer Elizabeth Kershaw explains.

Managing pancreas problems

Does your dog suffer from EPI? Our experts recommend alternative treatments that allow your dog to digest his food. 

Which are the best nail clippers for a large dog?

It is recommended that you use the pliers-type nail clippers for large dogs. Follow our top tips to ensure you trim your dog's nails safely and properly...

Battersea Q&A: How to get your dog to mind their manners

Most owners are aware of their dogs’ shortcomings when it comes to social occasions!

Should I get one or two dogs?

Want to bring a second dog into your home? Then you need to consider the impact on your current pet, explains Jackie Drakeford.

Battersea Q&A: New Year's resolutions for your dog

Battersea canine welfare trainer Nathalie Ingham answers some questions on making some New Year resolutions with your dog.

How important is it to condition your dog’s coat?

Conditioning a dog’s coat after bathing can make it more manageable but this will depend on the coat type, explains groomer Diana North.

Walkies? It’s time for something completely different

There’s more to exercising your dog than a stroll in the park. Tesco Bank Pet Insurance and expert advisors, vetfone® suggest doggie workouts that will make tails wag with joy.  [ ... ]

Can I groom my spaniel myself?

Do you own a Cocker Spaniel? Grooming expert Diana North offers her expertise on the correct way to groom your dog yourself and which grooming tools are best for the breed. 

Can I create a sensory garden for my dog?

A sensory garden can be the perfect place for your dog to chill out and engage with his surroundings. Kelly Felstead discovers more.

Battersea Q&A: Keeping your dog calm on Bonfire Night

Do you have a nervous, easily frightened dog? Do you dread Bonfire Night and all the loud noises that come with it?  

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