Puppy advice

Tips and advice for puppies.

How to stop your puppy nipping and biting
Tony Cruse advises a reader on what best to do when her puppy nips.
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How to spot a puppy farm when looking for a new pup
A reader asks for tips on how to spot a puppy farm when looking for a pup following the lifting of any COVID-19…
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How to cope with a new puppy
Puppy Panic! It’s surprisingly common, but it will pass! Trainer and behaviourist Carol Price advises on how to…
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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…
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Shall I get a dog or a bitch?
Whether to get a male or female dog is one of those questions that owners can agonise over. When asking yourself 'Should…
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When do puppies lose their teeth?
Like humans, dogs have two sets of teeth during their lifetime. The first ‘milk’ teeth are very small and white and…
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When can puppies go outside?
You can begin taking your puppy outside and walking them once their vaccination course is complete – somewhere usually…
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Stop puppy biting
How to stop your puppy biting - play biting is a natural canine habit puppies demonstrate as they learn what’s…
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How far should I walk my puppy?
When you begin taking your pup out for walks aim to educate rather than strenuously exercise him — getting out will…
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