Dog Care and Advice

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


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 little bit more exciting for both you and your dog...

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 return to us? The whistle is a very successful way! Three pips and your dog sprints back to you!

Walking your dog on a loose lead

Walking your dog on a loose lead - a step-by-step video guide by dog trainer Tony Cruse...

Teach your dog the hand-touch game

Teach your dog the hand-touch game with trainer Tony Cruse's three minute dog training tips...

Flyball for the first time?

Helen Taylor who runs the Fun 4 All Dog Club (, organising non-competitive agility, flyball, and rally obedience classes answers our common questions.

Help, my dog barks at everything!

Do you have a dog that tends to get quite vocal in different situations? Jackie Drakeford shares a few ideas to help reduce barking...

Walking your dog in the dark

When heading out at night, it's important to remember a few simple things that can help to keep both you and your dog safe. Take a look at these top tips...

What is seasonal canine illness?

Seasonal canine illness (SCI) is a recent disease, which has only been recognised in the UK in the last eight years or so.

Teach your dog to leave

Teach your dog to 'leave' following the advice of dog trainer (and Your Dog's training expert) Tony Cruse.