Your dog's health

Dog health advice and tips.

Missed jabs
Vicky Payne advises a reader over his concern regarding missed vaccinations for his dogs.
Your dog's health
Water, water…
Your Dog expert Vicky Payne helps a worried reader understand the possible reasons for her Golden Retriever drinking…
Your dog's health
Shedding those execess pounds
Being overweight can compromise your dog’s heath and shorten his life, so now is a good time to shed those excess…
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Toxic treats
You need to be extra vigilant during the Easter period, especially with all those tempting foodstuffs lying around, many…
Your dog's health
Food fact v Food fiction
In our new series, Dr Jacqueline Boyd takes a closer look at canine nutrition and how to choose what’s best for your…
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The pros and cons of neutering
A reader considers whether or not to have her Lhaso Apso neutered, Vicky Payne advises.
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Sores between the toes
VIcky Payne answers one readers concern for his Staffordshire Bull Terrier and cysts between the toes.
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Water - the elixir of your dogs life
Despite its life-giving properties, all too often the impact of water on the health of our dogs is overlooked, as Dr…
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Can dogs eat chocolate?
Ever wondered if you can give your dog a chocolate treat? Chocolate is extremely dangerous for dogs to consume, as it is…
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