Dog Care and Advice

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

 

How to cope in a canine crisis
Would you know what to do if your dog started choking? Joanne Bednall tells us how attending a pet first aid course…
Your dog's health
How to adopt a rescue dog
A rescue centre/shelter is probably the best place for you to visit if you want to adopt a rescue dog...
Your rescue dog
Can dogs catch colds?
Can dogs catch colds? There are a number of viral and bacterial diseases that can cause the symptoms of upper…
Your dog's health
Leaving your dog home alone
If you need to leave your dog home alone for a few hours, take a look at these tips to ensure he remains happy and…
Care for your dog
Can I stop my puppy barking at my children?
Canine Behaviour Officer Kate Ellam says: Dogs can bark for a number of reasons. When it occurs in response to children,…
Understand your dog
Why does my dog eat his own poo?
Eating poo is not uncommon and no one has discovered a fool-proof answer to this problem.
Understand your dog
Is my dog too fat?
It's been suggested that pets are overweight when their body weight is 10 to 19 per cent above what it should be,…
Your dog's health
10 things to do on your dog walks
Are you looking to add a bit more variety to your dog walks? Here we give you 10 new ideas to make your dog walks that…
Dog Activities
Teach your dog the whistle recall
Time to go home? Call your dog in from the garden? Or pop your dog on the lead in a busy park? How do we get our dog to…
Teach your dog