Puppy Advice

Puppy care and advice articles

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…
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…
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…
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…
When can puppies go outside?
You can begin taking your puppy outside and walking them once their vaccination course is complete – somewhere usually…
Why does my puppy eat his poo?
If your puppy eats his poo on a regular basis, then behaviourist Claire Arrowsmith may be able to offer some tips on how…
How can I help my puppy to calm down?
How can I help my puppy to calm down? It's important that you teach your puppy to calm down from an early age.
Why won't my puppy play on his own?
Tips to entertain your puppy and encourage him to play with his own toys when he's alone...
Should I get one or two dogs?
The dynamics between two dogs can change in an instant, and you need to be aware of any subtle undercurrents...