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Vaccinating Your Puppy

Vaccinating your puppy

A new born puppy will be susceptible to illnesses, so getting the right vaccinations at the right time is very important. Wherever you get your puppy from, check first to see if any vaccinations have been given. Some dog breeders will vaccinate before they let the puppies go, private sellers may not and rescue homes can vary.   Why puppies need to be protected Puppies...


Simple Tips To Leash Train Your Dog

Simple tips to leash train your dog

Do you take your dog for a walk, or do they take you? You see people everyday being dragged down the road by an excited dog who can't wait to get to the park to play. It doesn't have to be that way. There are some simple steps which will make it easier, and less painful, to walk your dog on a leash. Dogs just love to walk and play, and if they know they're...


Reasons Your Dog May Bite

Reasons your dog may bite

A well loved dog may never bite anyone, but if they do, why did they do it? What do you do next? If you understand why they bit someone, you can work out what to do. If you have children, always teach them never to just go up to a dog and try to stroke it. Children are the most likely to be bitten because they don't understand how a dog may sense them as a threat. Dog...


How To House Train A Puppy

How to house train a puppy

Bringing your puppy home for the first time is exciting for you both. Watching him investigate everything, playing with him - and mopping up those little accidents that all puppies have. All puppies will feel insecure in their new home, so they will take time to settle in, but house training should start straightaway. House training can take a few months, so don't...


Choosing Toys For Your Dog

Choosing toys for your dog

Dogs just love to play! Whether it's dragging you out for a long walk on a wet night, or sitting chewing on its favourite toy, they love to be busy. Toys are not only for fun, though, they can stop your dog getting bored, which may mean no chewing on your furniture, and playtime can help them bond with you as well. As an added bonus, playing with your dog can help...


Giving A Rescue Dog A Happy Home

Giving a rescue dog a happy home

Providing a rescue dog with a good home can be very rewarding for both you and the dog.  It's so easy to visit the centre and choose the cutest dog, but always have a good look around, and ask about the history of the dogs.  If you find out that a dog has never been left alone and you know you'll be out at work all day, it's best not to choose that...


How To Bathe Your Dog

How to bathe your dog

How many times have you taken your dog for a walk to come home with it covered in mud? Dogs love to roll and get dirty, and when they do, they need a bath. Bathing also helps to keep their skin and coat clean and healthy, and of course gets rid of any dog odour. Depending on what type of coat your dog has, bathing should be done no less than once a week - or whenever...



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