Dog Care and Advice

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


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.
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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…
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Selective Recall
A reader asks for advice on sharpening up his Labrador's recall skills.
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My dog can't be left alone
A concerned reader asks for help and advice on looking after her rescue Cockerpoo puppy.
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Advice for becoming a dog trainer
A long term dog owner looking for a career change, ask for advice on becoming a dog trainer.
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Seaside safety for your dog
A stomach full of sand after a trip to the beach nearly proved fatal for Cockerpoo Ruby. Joanne Bednall reports.
Dog Travel Advice
Quiz: Do you know your dog?
Check out our fun personality quiz to find out more about your dog’s character! You could be surprised at what you…
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Reducing your stress levels
Reducing your reactive dog’s stress levels and helping him to relax can change those negative feelings, advise…
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