Dog Care and Advice

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

 

An in-depth look at epilepsy in dogs

Watching your dog have a fit is a scary experience. As well as experiencing shock and panic, owners can feel completely helpless as their pet struggles.

Why is my dog's stomach making gurgling noises?

Does your dog have a noisy gurling tummy? Vet John Burns explains why this could be...

Can I set up my own dog walking business?

Is dog-walking your dream job? Have you thought about setting up your own dog-walking business, but aren't sure where to start? Solicitor Trevor Cooper offers his advice...

Why doesn't my dog like walking at night?

Many sound-sensitive dogs become worried when it gets dark in the evening. They quickly associate this time of day and the darkness with the occurrence of fireworks and so their anxiety starts as the light fades. Many of these dogs refuse to go outside at all after dusk.

Help! My puppy poos inside the house!

Are you having difficulty training your puppy to toilet outside? Steve Goward offers a few tips to help your puppy learn at his own pace...

How do I get my dog to release a fetched ball?

Steve Goward offers a few tips on how to encourage your dog to release a ball when playing fetch...

How do I stop my puppy from gulping her food?

Puppies eating their food quickly is quite common. To slow down their mealtimes, follow Steve Gowards advice...

What type of bed should I buy for my new puppy?

When you first bring your puppy home, it's important that they have somewhere they can snuggle up that makes them feel safe and secure...

Help! My dog loves to chase bees!

Does your dog have a habit of chasing after bees? Vet Roberta Baxter offers some advice on what to do if your dog is stung...