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Eradicating fleas in your dog

Eradicating fleas in your dog

Fleas can be a common problem for many dogs. Not only do they cause extreme discomfort, but there is also the risk of them infecting others in the household too.

The important thing to remember when it comes to treatment is that the majority of fleas will be living in your home or garden too, so you will also need to get rid of the fleas in your house and on your dog at the same time.

Of course, the best course of action is to prevent fleas from being a problem in the first place.

There are many products and treatments on the market that will reduce the likelihood of fleas becoming a proble...

Common signs of worm infection

Common signs of worm infection

Worms can cause a dog to become extremely ill and may even be fatal if not treated quickly enough.

For this reason, it is essential for owners to recognise the signs of a potential infection. Worms are also one of the most common problems in dogs....

4 great ways to socialise your dog

4 great ways to socialise your dog

Socialising a dog can sometimes be a bit of a challenge, especially if the dog is adopted or has had a traumatic past.

However, with the right technique and training it will gradually get easier to get your pooch accustomed to other dogs and peopl...

New campaign highlights dangers of Christmas treats

New campaign highlights dangers of Christmas treats

A new campaign has been launched to warn owners of the dangers of allowing their pet to sample some of their Christmas dinner.

Despite knowing that giving treats could make their dog ill, over half (56 per cent) of owners still share their Christm...

Top diet tips for sick puppies

Top diet tips for sick puppies

Every so often, our beloved pooch may get sick or unwell. When this happens, it is important to ensure it is given the best diet and care possible, in order to set it back on the road to recovery.

The first step is in being able to recognise the s...