Dog Care and Advice

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


What is Cushing’s disease?

Take an in-depth look at this complex hormonal condition…

What can I do with my dog's poo?

Flick it, bin it, or store it in a wormery — we explore the options.

5 tips to keep your dog safe in the water

Follow our top tips to help keep your water baby safe and happy.

10 tips to help reduce stressful vet visits

Veterinary nurse Michelle Cox advises on how to reduce anxiety during vet visits...

Why should you rescue a dog?

Looking to welcome a new dog into your home? Carolyn Menteith discovers why a rescue dog could be your perfect fit.

Make sure your children and dogs have a great relationship

Children and dogs can have a great relationship — as long as they understand each other and attention is paid to what dogs are trying to tell us, explains Carolyn Menteith...

Why is my dog sick after he eats?

Do you find that your dog is often sick straight after he has eaten his food? Vet Roberta Baxter offers her advice on how to help prevent him from vomiting...

How do I stop my dog barking at other dogs?

If your dog tends to bark when he sees other dogs, then Trainer Tony Cruse may be able to help!

Why does my puppy eat his poo?

If your puppy eats his poo on a regular basis, then behaviourist Claire Arrowsmith may be able to offer some tips on how to stop him...