Dog Care and Advice

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

 

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...

Christmas safety tips for your puppy

Christmas is a time we all want to enjoy, especially with our four-legged friends by our side. However it's important not to forget those key Christmas safety tips during a time where there are more potential hazards in and around your home...

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...

How do I teach my dog to be calm around visitors?

If your dog becomes overexcited as soon as you have visitors in your home, then Steve Goward has a few tips to teach your dog what is and isn't acceptable...

How to set up a dog walking group

Dog-walking groups are becoming ever more popular, whether as a social get-together with friends on special occasions such as Boxing Day, or regular organised walks.

How can I help my puppy to calm down?

How can I help my puppy to calm down? It's important that you teach your puppy to calm down from an early age.