Dog Care and Advice

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Why does my dog always want to play ball?
Behaviourist Steve Goward offers some training tips to a Your Dog reader, who's dog gets overexcited and begs to play...
Understand your dog
Teach your dog to share with other dogs
Trainer Tony Cruse offers some quick tips on how to teach your dog to share with other dogs...
Teach your dog
What is thrombocytopenia?
Thrombocytopenia means low platelet levels in the blood. The platelets are fragments of larger cells designed to block…
Dog Health and Care
Help! My puppy doesn't get on with my child!
If your dog appears to be upset around your child, then follow these steps from Claire Arrowsmith...
Puppy Advice
Why does my dog bark through the night?
Does your dog bark during the night, even though he's had plenty of exercise during the day? Tony Cruse may be able to…
Understand your dog
Why has my dog's coat become dull?
Groomer Diana North offers some advice on why your dog's coat may have lost its shine...
Care for your dog
How long will my dog's lameness last?
Vet Roberta Baxter responds to a reader who's dog isn't able to bear weight on his leg...
Dog Health and Care
Why is my dog scooting?
Does your dog scoot and rub his bottom along the ground? Two of our experts explain why this could be...
Dog Health and Care
How do I stop my puppy from scavenging?
Puppies tend to be very exploratory which can mean they scavenge. Claire Arrowsmith offers some tips on how to stop your…
Puppy Advice