Dog Care and Advice

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

 

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…
Walking 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…
Teach your dog
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
Teach your dog the hand-touch game
Teach your dog the hand-touch game with trainer Tony Cruse's three minute dog training tips...
Teach your dog
Flyball for the first time?
Helen Taylor who runs the Fun 4 All Dog Club (www.fun4alldogclub.co.uk), organising non-competitive agility, flyball,…
Sports with your dog