Handling Heat Stroke in Pets

As the hottest months approach, it’s important to be able to recognise signs of heat stress in your pets and to know how to prevent it wherever possible. Certain breeds, such as brachycephalic dogs (those with shorter noses like pugs and bulldogs), are at an increased...

How Can I Help My Dog Lose Weight?

Obesity is a growing problem in our pet dogs and is a major health concern. Some of the conditions that can occur as a result of excess weight are heat intolerance, osteoarthritis and respiratory compromise all of which put significant stress on the body.  The good...

Socialising Your New Puppy

One of the most important things to consider before you get a puppy is how you are going to socialise them and get them used to new experiences without overwhelming their little puppy mind. Here are a few tips for making that crucial journey a success for you and your...