Dog Care and Advice

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Are acorns poisonous to dogs?
Acorns contain tannic acid, which is believed to be the toxic element of the nut and can cause damage to the liver and…
Dog Health and Care
How to stop your dog running off
Does your dog go AWOL the instant you unclip his lead? This can cause you a lot of stress and put both your dog and…
Dog Training
How do I introduce my dog to a new baby?
If you or someone close to you is expecting a baby it's important to get your dog used to as many babies as possible…
Dog Training
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…
Care for your dog
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...
Puppy Advice
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...
Dog Health and Care
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...
Dog Health and Care
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…
Care for your dog
Microchipping your dog
Microchipping your dog: microchipping has been compulsory for all pets in England, Scotland, and Wales since April 2016.
Dog Health and Care