Dog Care and Advice

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

 

How to prepare your dog for his vet visit

With a little preparation, your pet will sail through a veterinary examination. Trainer Tony Cruse takes you through it...

How can I stop my dog licking all the time?

Does your dog lick anyone and anything he can get to? Claire Arrowsmith offers some tips on how to discourage this annoying habit...

How do I stop my dog from shredding his bed?

Does your dog destroy his bed, regardless of how many toys he has? Claire Arrowsmith offers some alterntive solutions...

Why won't my puppy play on his own?

Trainer Tony Cruse offers some tips on how to keep your puppy entertained and interested in his toys...

How frequently should dogs be vaccinated?

If you an unsure how often your dog needs vaccinating, take a look at Vet Roberta Baxter's advice...

Why does my dog have blood in his wee?

Vet Roberta Baxter offers some advice to a reader who's dog has drops of blood in their wee...

How do I create a safe haven for my dog?

You may think your dog is unaffected by your hectic home life, but the chances are he needs a retreat. Trainer Tony Cruse advises.

Microchipping your dog

No one wants to lose their pet. But in the event that your dog does go missing, it is commonly agreed that the best chance of finding him is through a microchip.

Can dogs catch colds?

There are a number of viral and bacterial diseases that can cause the symptoms of upper respiratory infection.