Dog Care and Advice

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


Insecure or easy going
Dogs’ personalities vary, but are they born, made, or something in-between? Carol Price advises.
Understand your dog
Train your dog at home
You can still work your dog’s brain and keep their training up to scratch from the comfort of your own home.
Teach your dog
Help your dog avoid trouble with other dogs
Is dog-on-dog aggression on the increase? Is there any way you can help your dog to avoid getting into trouble? Andrea…
Understand your dog
Fearing the worst- Anxiety & Phobias in your pet!
Constantly anticipating threats — often without reason — can be a sign of anxiety and phobias in your pet. Vicky Payne…
Understand your dog
My dog gets aggressive before a walk
A reader asks for advice on calming her young Yorkshire Terrier when going for a walk. Your Dog expert Tony Cruse offers…
Walking your dog
Cockerpoo coat care
A reader asks for advice on how to keep her Cockerpoo's coat in top condition during the winter months.
Care for your dog
Supporting pets who’ve piled on pandemic pounds
A new campaign has been launched to tackle the UK’s growing pet obesity crisis, after a vet charity’s survey revealed…
Your dog's diet
My dog is aggressive with some dogs
A reader is concerned about his Staffordshire Bull Terrier's aggressive behaviour towards other dogs.
Understand your dog
My dog mounts other dogs
Your Dog expert Tamsin Durston helps a reader understand the reasons behind her Border Collie's habit of mounting other…
Understand your dog