Dog Care and Advice

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How long should I feed my dog puppy food?
Our experts explain why your dog should move onto adult food once they have outgrown the puppy stage...
Your dog's diet
Can I have a dog if I work full-time?
How can I have a dog if I work full time? Working and owning a dog is possible depending on your lifestyle and whether…
Care for your dog
Can I create a sensory garden for my dog?
How to create a sensory garden for dogs. Sensory gardens are becoming more and more popular, especially in rescue…
Your dog's health
Help! My dog doesn't want to be put back on his lead!
If you find it a struggle to get your dog back on his lead when out on a walk, you may need to revisit recall training,…
Dog Training
Why does my dog hate motorbikes?
Do you find that your dog's behaviour changes when a motorbike passes him while out on a walk? This is probably because…
Understand your dog
How can I stop my puppy chasing my cat?
Trainer Elizabeth Kershaw advises how to ensure your puppy and cat's remain calm around each other...
Puppy Advice
Top 10 mistakes puppy owners make
The arrival of a new puppy should be both a fun and enjoyable adventure, but for some people things don't go exactly to…
Puppy Advice
Can dogs cope if they have a leg amputated?
Dogs can cope really well with a limb amputation, as our experts explain...
Dog Health and Care
Why does my dog prefer the floor to his bowl?
If your dog eats his food away from his bowl, there could be several reasons why. Behaviourist Claire Arrowsmith…
Teach your dog