Dog Care and Advice

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What are the pros and cons of neutering?
It’s one of the dog owner’s biggest decisions, to neuter or not? Vet Vicky Payne reflects on the pro and cons of the…
Your dog's health
How to help your dog enjoy Christmas
With so much to do during the festive period, make sure your dog has plenty of Christmas cheer...
Walking your dog
What is sudden onset blindness?
Sudden onset blindness is a condition which causes your dog to lose his sight in a relatively short period of time —…
Your dog's health
How to protect your dog against theft
With dog theft showing no signs of abating, Joanne Bednall investigates this worrying trend, and how we can keep our…
Care for your dog
How to ensure you have the best insurance cover for your dog
For the dog owner, insurance is all about peace of mind, but how do you ensure you have the best, and most appropriate,…
Care for your dog
What is Cushing’s disease?
Cushing’s disease (also known as hyperadrenocorticism) is named after Henry Cushing who first described the disease in…
Your dog's health
5 tips to keep your dog safe in the water
Follow our top tips to help keep your water baby safe and happy.
Walking your dog
10 tips to help reduce stressful vet visits
Veterinary nurse Michelle Cox advises on how to reduce anxiety during vet visits...
Care for your dog
Why should you rescue a dog?
Looking to welcome a new dog into your home? Carolyn Menteith discovers why a rescue dog could be your perfect fit.
Your rescue dog