• Your Dog

    Inside the August issue of Your Dog we start our new series all about 'golden oldies' — in this issue, we take a look at how you can help your dog grow old gracefully, as he reaches his twilight years. Plus, meet ex-Army dog handler Samantha James and her canine comrade Stikky, we look at how to find the best day-care for your pet, and read our advice on how to make the most of those long and lovely summer days by getting out and about with your dog.
10 tips to help your dog beat the heat this summer

Did you know? It takes a rise of just two degrees centigrade in body heat for a dog to show symptoms of heat stroke and dehydration?

Do our dogs know how we feel?

Can our dogs really read our emotions? Jackie Boyd examines the evidence…

How to make sure your children and dogs have a great relationship

Children and dogs can have a great relationship — as long as they understand each other and attention is paid to what dogs are trying to tell us, explains Carolyn Menteith...

Make sure your children and dogs have a great relationship

Children and dogs can have a great relationship — as long as they understand each other and attention is paid to what dogs are trying to tell us, explains Carolyn Menteith...

Why is my dog sick after he eats?

Do you find that your dog is often sick straight after he has eaten his food? Vet Roberta Baxter offers her advice on how to help prevent him from vomiting...

How do I stop my dog barking at other dogs?

If your dog tends to bark when he sees other dogs, then Trainer Tony Cruse may be able to help!