Dog Care and Advice

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How can I stop my dog barking too much?
A reader worries about her Great Dane barking and upsetting the neighbours, Your Dog expert Tamsin Durston advises.
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Why should you use a crate for your dog
Many dog lovers have discovered the benefits of using crates for their dogs, but a surprising number of owners still…
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How important is exercise to my elderly dog?
Daily exercise is still an important feature of an ageing dogs life.
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Why does my small dog bark at larger dogs?
Your Dog expert Tony Cruse answers the issue of barking and lunging in small dogs.
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Why does my dog roll in fox poo?
A reader asks how to deal with her dog rolling in fox poo and how to get rid of the unpleasant smells resulting from it.
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Why does my dogs mount other dogs?
One reader is worried about her young female labrador mounting dogs she meets on walks, a Your Dog expert explains some…
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Can dogs suffer from water intoxication?
Your Dog expert, Vicky Payne helps a reader understand the dangers of her dog ingesting too much water.
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Why do some dogs bond most strongly with only one person in a family?
One reader wonders why the family dog has the strongest bond with only herself.
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