Category Archives: Dog Health & Welbeing

10 Essential Ways to Keep your Dog Cool in Hot Weather

When the summer months arrive, we all love to get outdoors with our dogs to enjoy the summer sun. Dogs will usually love to play outdoors despite the heat, so it is important to keep in mind that dog cannot cool themselves by sweating like

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Proofing Behaviours – Dog Training Tips

How to Proof Behaviours in Your Dog Proofing a behaviour in your dog is an important step in training. We have all had that experience with our dog: we teach them a new command or trick (we are very proud about this!) – but when

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Teach your Dog to Lie Down – in 10 Easy Steps

Teaching your dog to lie down is the next command to master after teaching your dog to sit, and its almost just as easy to teach. It is an important basic command, one that you should teach soon after getting your puppy. Teaching your dog

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Teach your Dog to Sit Every Time – in 10 Easy Steps

Teaching your dog to sit is probably the most basic command you can teach your dog. It is also one of the most important. Teaching your dog to sit helps you move on easily to other commands such as “stay” and “lie down”. It also

5 Treats Games to Play with your Dog

Dog treats are great for all kinds of things, rewards, training or just to see them happy. But do you know you can also have great fun, and play games with treats and your dog? A lot of the time, treats are handed over, and they

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5 Ways to Exercise Your Dog Indoors on Wet Days

 Walkies! Oh, it’s raining outside, sorry pooch. We have all had that experience. And even though your dog may not mind going out in the lashing rain, sometimes its just not practical! Arm yourselves with some treats and toys, and find out the best ways

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New Dog/Puppy Check List – Part 1 – Before You Choose

Owning a dog is great fun. Picking the right dog can mean a happy and mutually rewarding friendship for many years. But picking the wrong dog can mean stress and unhappiness for both you and the dog. Here we run through the most important things

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6 Reasons to Teach your Dog Tricks Starting Today

Teaching your dog some tricks is great fun. (See our Tricks and Training section for some great tricks). As a dog owner, you will probably have been asked “what tricks can he/she do?”, and being able to show off your dogs repertoire is always satisfying. But