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What is exocrine pancreatic insufficiency in dogs?
Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, or EPI, is a condition where the body fails to produce enough digestive enzymes in…
Dog Health and Care
What are the pros and cons of neutering?
It’s one of the dog owner’s biggest decisions, to neuter or not? Vet Vicky Payne reflects on the pro and cons of the…
Dog Health and Care
How to help your dog enjoy Christmas
With so much to do during the festive period, make sure your dog has plenty of Christmas cheer...
Dog Activities
What is sudden onset blindness?
Sudden onset blindness is a condition which causes your dog to lose his sight in a relatively short period of time —…
Dog Health and Care
How to protect your dog against theft
With dog theft showing no signs of abating, Joanne Bednall investigates this worrying trend, and how we can keep our…
Care for your dog
How to ensure you have the best insurance cover for your dog
For the dog owner, insurance is all about peace of mind, but how do you ensure you have the best, and most appropriate,…
Care for your dog
What is Cushing’s disease?
Cushing’s disease (also known as hyperadrenocorticism) is named after Henry Cushing who first described the disease in…
Dog Health and Care
What can I do with my dog's poo?
Flick it, bin it, or store it in a wormery — we explore the options.
Care for your dog
5 tips to keep your dog safe in the water
Follow our top tips to help keep your water baby safe and happy.
Walking your dog