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Category: Dog tips

12 February

Best family dogs come in many sizes, shapes, and personalities. Choosing your family dog is a very personal journey. Are you a very active family? Do you have young children? Are you away from home for many hours at a time? All of these issues plus many more need to be taken into account when […]

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12 February

Dog seizures are also known as fits or convulsions and are one of the most common neurologic conditions in dogs. For anyone who has witnessed a dog having a seizure, they will tell you it is a trying time that gives you a sense of helplessness. The only thing you can do for a canine […]

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12 February

What does Kennel Club registration tell you? What does KC registration actually tell you about your dog? Well, first and foremost it tells you that your dog’s parents were registered with the Kennel Club, as were their parents before them. It also tells you that your dog belongs to a breed recognised by the Kennel […]

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11 February

When you buy a pedigree puppy, there is some paperwork which you should be aware of and which you should check carefully before taking your puppy home.  It is tempting to leave all this until the day that you collect your puppy but by this time you will probably have invested a good deal of […]

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11 February

This simple training technique is for friendly but greedy dogs that snatch and grab at food very rudely and even nip your fingers by mistake. Because this exercise depends on shaping, and on accurate timing, you will need a ‘reward marker’. Do check out the use of reward markers in dog training before you begin. I […]

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11 February

Obesity in dogs is an increasingly common problem. Vets are seeing more obese dogs than ever before. Trying to lose weight is a terribly complex process for people because we have access to food in so many different ways. But when pets get fat it can always be easily fixed. Because at the end of […]

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11 February

As dog lovers, we are always looking for ways to help our best friends be happy, healthy, and live long lives by our sides. Our dogs provide us with unequaled love, devotion, and companionship, and we owe our best effort to take care of them in the best way that we possibly can. Along with […]

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