Understand your dog

Understanding common dog problems and how to solve them.

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Would you like to understand your dog better, and open up a whole new world of communication between you? Well, you can…
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Has lockdown made my dog more anxious?
Are you worried that spending more time at home during lockdown has increased your dogs anxiousness when being left home…
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What are the signs of stress in a dog?
Are you worried that your dog may be showing signs of stress? Here's our advice on how to recognise the signs that your…
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Why do dogs wag their tails?
People often associate a wagging tail with a happy dog, but it doesn't necessarily indicate a dog is feeling relaxed or…
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Preparing your dog for firework season
Nathalie Ingham offers her advice on how to teach your dog that fireworks are nothing to be worried about...
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Why do dogs howl?
Why do dogs howl? Howling is an instinctive behaviour and is a form of communication, thought to call together members…
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Why do dogs have whiskers?
Why do dogs have whiskers? Whiskers are not just there to make our dogs look extra cute — whiskers help them to feel…
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What is canine adolescence?
What is canine adolescence? How does it change dogs and why? Trainer and behaviourist Carol Price explains...
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Can I stop my puppy barking at my children?
Canine Behaviour Officer Kate Ellam says: Dogs can bark for a number of reasons. When it occurs in response to children,…
Understand your dog