Dog Introduction

Choosing a Dog

Points to consider when choosing a new canine friend.

Harvest Mites and your Pets

How to spot and avoid these tiny, itchy irritations.

First Aid for Dogs

The Do's and Don'ts of canine first aid.

Vaccination

Find out why vaccination is so important.

Feeding

A general overview of canine diets.

Microchipping

How to ensure that your dog finds his way home.

Puppy Socialisation

Preparing your dog for life.

Insurance

Avoiding the pitfalls to give you peace of mind.

Neutering

Why, when and what is involved.

Worming

How, when and why your dog should be wormed.

Fleas

Avoiding these unwanted visitors.

Obedience Training

An obedient dog is more fun!

House Training

Puddle-avoidance techniques!

Toys and Games

Beware! Not all dog toys are dog-friendly!

Exercise

Tips for healthy and safe exercise.

Dental Care

Advice on keeping your dog's teeth and gums healthy.

Breeding from your Bitch?

What you should know before you embark on breeding.

Kerato-Conjunctivitis Sicca

Learn about this common, yet under-diagnosed eye condition.

Kennel Cough

Avoiding this common canine disease.

Mast Cell Tumours

About this article.

Allergic Skin Disease

The cause and management of this common problem.

Arthritis in Dogs and Cats

Find out more about this common problem.

The Older Male Dog

Find out about the problems that might affect your dog as he gets older and how you can help to avoid them.

The Older Female Dog

Find out about the problems that might affect your bitch as she gets older and how you can help to avoid them.

Chocolate Poisoning

Read how dangerous even a small amount of chocolate can be for your dog.

Blood Donors Wanted

Could your dog be a life-saver?

Ticks

A common problem throughout the summer months.

Prescribing legislation

Prescribing legislation

Further Information

Rescue centres, trainers, behaviourists, groomers and pet sitters.