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Dog First Aid

Not many dog owners know that dog first aid is ‘a thing’. If you have a baby and something happens you can ring 999. Experts will help you perform first aid over the phone until paramedics arrive who take charge and then transport your baby to the hospital if necessary. Unfortunately, pets do not have that same luxury.

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Responsible Breeding

I don’t think anyone can argue that one of the impacts of Covid and lockdown has been the increase in demand for puppies. Sadly, this has led to a huge increase in unscrupulous breeders, so its become more important for puppy buyers to ensure they buy from a responsible breeder, who not only does everything required to raise healthy pups, but also offers the right advice and support.

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Canine Body Language

We all love our dogs. We love their cute faces, their silly antics, their cheekiness, and we even love them when they cover our furniture with mud! But do we understand them?

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Keeping your dog safe

Dog lost reported 172 dogs stolen in 2019, with a stark increase to 456 stolen in 2020, that’s a rise of 170%. Of course this is extremely worrying for all dog owners, but can we be proactive?

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Dogs and Law

Part of being a responsible dog owner is making sure you adhere to the laws and regulations surrounding dog ownership.

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Thyroid Disease in Dogs

The thyroid gland is an almost mythical part of the body
that everybody knows exists but nobody is quite sure where it is, what it does and what happens when it goes wrong.

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I’ve had some great results with CBD – it’s actually what I used on the plane bringing Indie my German Shepherd Cross from the UK to the US and is something we use when we know high-stress occasions are coming (like 4th of July).

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