Dog Care and Advice

Health and care articles, training tips, activities, and more...


Missed jabs
Vicky Payne advises a reader over his concern regarding missed vaccinations for his dogs.
Your dog's health
No way to say hello!
Tony Cruse advises a reader on ways to deter his dog jumping up to greet people.
Teach your dog
Water, water…
Your Dog expert Vicky Payne helps a worried reader understand the possible reasons for her Golden Retriever drinking…
Your dog's health
Making his mark!
Tamsin Durston helps a reader understand the reason her dog is cocking his leg and sniffing the ground constantly.
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Teaching your dog good manners around the house
We spend a lot of time teaching our dogs to sit, stay, and come when called to keep them safe outside, but teaching good…
Teach your dog
Flea invasion!
Hotter summers and warmer, wetter winters have created an ideal breeding ground for these pesky parasites.
Care for your dog
Shedding those execess pounds
Being overweight can compromise your dog’s heath and shorten his life, so now is a good time to shed those excess…
Your dog's health
My dog is starting to chase my cat
Kate Ellam adresses the concerns of a reader whose terrier is aggravating her cat.
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Inside toileting
Kate Ellam advises a new dog owner on problems with her rescue dog and toileting troubles.
Understand your dog