Dog Care and Advice

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

 

Why is my dog scared of cars?

Elizabeth Kershaw offers her advice to one of our readers whose dog is frightened of passing traffic. If you're experiencing the same issue with your own dog then these training tips may be useful...

What causes my dog to become stressed?

Stress is a word we're all familiar with. We also know how it makes us feel. In the short term it changes the way we think and react; it can make us more agitated, aggressive, defensive, or depressed, and impairs our ability to concentrate or remember things.

Treating ticks in dogs

It's important to check your dog for ticks on a regular basis...

How can I care for my diabetic dog?

A diabetic dog needs a dedicated owner. But with the right help and careful management he can still enjoy a full and active life.

Can I give my dog a bone?

Can you give a dog a bone? Vet John Burns explains...

How can I make my dog happier in his crate?

We share a few tips to help ensure your dog is happy in his crate...

Should I be worried about a hernia on my puppy's tummy?

The problem with hernias is that they are a weak point in the body wall, where abdominal contents can poke through and come to lie under the skin.

How do I get rid of my dog's yeast infection?

Are you struggling to shift your dog's yeast infection? Our experts offer their advice...

Is my dog double jointed?

Sitting to one side can often be mistaken for being 'double jointed', as Roberta Baxter explains...