Dog Care and Advice

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Can clipping change my dog's coat colour?
Can clipping change a dog's coat colour? Groomer Diana North explains why your dog's coat may change colour once it's…
Care for your dog
Why has my dog's microchip made him swell?
If your dog has recently been microchipped and developed a bit of swelling around the implant area, Vet Roberta Baxter…
Your dog's health
Can you over-exercise a puppy?
Vet Roberta Baxter explains why puppies shouldn't be over-exercised...
Puppy advice
What should I do with my dog's poo?
What should I do with my dog’s poo? There are a few ways you can dispose of your dog’s poo, as we explain...
Care for your dog
Can I feed my dog vegetables?
Can I feed my dog vegetables? Vet John Burns advises one of our readers about introducing vegetables to your dog's…
Your dog's diet
How do I treat my dog for lungworm?
Lungworm is potentially fatal to dogs and is spreading across the UK at an alarming rate. Here we tell you how to…
Your dog's health
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…
Understand your dog
What causes my dog to become stressed?
Most domestic dogs suffer some level of stress throughout their lives, simply as a result of living in a state of…
Your dog's health
Caring for a diabetic dog
A diabetic dog needs a dedicated owner. But with the right help and careful management he can still enjoy a full and…
Your dog's health