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What Do Men Think About Before They Get A Dog

What Do Men Think About Before They Get A Dog

So where do we start. For those of you who own one or several dogs, you'll relate to the fact that each and every one of them is wonderful and unique in equal measure. But what about the days, weeks, months and years leading up to the time that you eventually accept a dog into your lives. Was it a...

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What Do I Need To Do Before I Start Running With My Dog

What Do I Need To Do Before I Start Running With My Dog

Did you hear about the guy in California, who with the help of his Weimaraner dog broke the unofficial human-dog 1 mile record? They both clocked an incredible 4:13, which is a brilliant time. To be honest 4:13 is a bit quick for me, even if I had one heck of a tail wind and an energetic and enthusiastic canine...

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Attaching a double ended dog lead to a harness

Attaching a double ended dog lead to a harness

When we exhibit at UK events, one of the main questions people ask, is "How do I stop my dog from pulling me on walks," followed quickly by "I have tried everything and nothing seems to work." A lot of people think that the main reason for your dog pulling is down to your dog's desire to get from A-B...

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Is Dog Agility Training Safe For My Dog

A lot of people think that dog agility training can be quite brutal. Well, that maybe true for the adults but not so much for the dogs. Of course, there are exceptions to this, especially for dogs with weak limbs and those suffering with conditions like hip dysplacia or arthritis. You should also avoid full on agility activities if your...

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How To Toilet Train Your Dog - From Puppy To Adult

How To Toilet Train Your Dog - From Puppy To Adult

  I don't think it's ever too late to toilet train your dog. In fact, I don't think it is too late to train your dog to do anything, whether it's a puppy or an adult dog. Sure, dogs of all shapes, sizes, breed and age can get into bad habits (and that includes toilet training), but that doesn't mean...

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What is Homeopathy for dogs?

Homeopathy is a natural form of medical treatment, using very small amounts of substances from plants, minerals and animal sources. These constituent parts are diluted down to extremely low levels before being given as a treatment. Many of the substances used are poisonous in their normal form, but following targeted production processes can be made safe to be administered as...

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Why You And Your Dog Should Take High Visibility Seriously

It is that time again. You know it has arrived when you get to work at 8.00 am and it is dark outside. You will then do a full day at work and leave in the dark at 6.15 pm. Summer is well and truly over. For dog owners it is also the time when they start thinking about the...

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Are All Dry Dog Foods The Same?

A lot of people believe this to be true, but it is a bit like saying that all tinned custard or frozen steak and kidney pies are the same. Manufactured or processed foods are made in many different ways. Some will use more of one thing and less of another. It is no different with dry dog food. Over the...

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Jake the Dalmatian and Degenerative Myelopathy

Jake the Dalmatian and Degenerative Myelopathy

Jake was a character. Of course everybody says that about their dog, but honestly Jake the Dalmatian really was a character – probably from a Dickens novel. There was something very Victorian about Jake you see. Handsome in a well-worn way, as rough and as tough as they come, with a skull that no highwayman could ever have breached. (He...

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Female Dog Names - Choosing The Right One To Match Your Dog

People go about choosing names for their dogs in many different ways. Some prefer to look at an A-Z list of popular names and others try to come up with something absolutely unique. At the end of the day it really should be a name that you feel comfortable saying 24/7, whether you are shouting it out in the park,...

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