Dog Care and Advice

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Is my dog double jointed?
Is your dog double jointed? Sitting to one side can often be mistaken for being 'double jointed', as Roberta Baxter…
Your dog's health
Can dogs eat cat food?
Can dogs eat cat food? Vet John Burns explains to a reader why their dog shouldn't eat cat food...
Your dog's diet
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,…
Teach your dog
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