Dog Care and Advice

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


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…
Your dog's health
Teach your dog to leave
Teach your dog to 'leave' following the advice of dog trainer (and Your Dog's training expert) Tony Cruse.
Teach your dog
40 ways to get through winter with your dog
Karen Bush provides the best tips to get through the coldest months with your dog.
Care for your dog
Teach your dog loose-lead walking
Carolyn Menteith explains why it makes sense to teach your dog loose-lead walking...
Teach your dog
When do puppies lose their teeth?
Like humans, dogs have two sets of teeth during their lifetime. The first ‘milk’ teeth are very small and white and…
Puppy advice
When can puppies go outside?
You can begin taking your puppy outside and walking them once their vaccination course is complete – somewhere usually…
Puppy advice
Stop puppy biting
How to stop your puppy biting - play biting is a natural canine habit puppies demonstrate as they learn what’s…
Puppy advice
How far should I walk my puppy?
When you begin taking your pup out for walks aim to educate rather than strenuously exercise him — getting out will…
Puppy advice
How to clean dogs ears
Keep your dog’s ears clean and healthy with our step-by-step guide.
Care for your dog