Breeding Your Dog? Tips for a Happy Mum & Puppies…

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Puppies. There’s nothing more adorable, right? Those beautiful eyes. Wagging tails. Simply magical! It’s easy to see why you may be considering breeding your dog. But have you also considered an important fact? Responsible breeding is a lot of hard work! As a pet parent, there are a number of steps you’ll need to undertake

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How Herbal Remedies Can Help Noise Phobia in Dogs

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During Autumn and Winter, when there may be Firework displays and unexpected thunderstorms, we recommend using natural dog calming products. As we don’t have these storms regularly, many dogs can be afraid of the whizz, bangs and rumbles of thunder. Our Scullcap & Valerian Tablets for Dogs and Valerian Compound for Dogs are both made

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8 Ways To Calm Down Dogs Ready For Fireworks Night

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Fireworks season is soon approaching, so there is plenty of time to get ready, so let’s get started on our plan for a quiet, calm and serene fireworks season for your dog on bonfire night! If your dog has anxiety and gets scared when fireworks sound on bonfire night, these 8 tips on how to

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Fireworks Fear: How To Recognise Cat Anxiety And How To Help

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You’d be forgiven for thinking that cat anxiety isn’t common; these independent, sometimes solitary animals can appear fearless – we all know someone with both a cat and dog and the cat wears the trousers! Cat anxiety symptoms often reveal themselves on fireworks night or during the summer firework season. How can you tell if

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Scullcap & Valerian Tablets… Not Just For Fireworks

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If your dog suffers from anxiety caused by travel-related issues, experiences noise phobia such as fireworks fear, or if your dog has general anxiety, Dorwest will come to the rescue! Our licensed herbal medicine Scullcap & Valerian Tablets and herbal supplement Valerian Compound Liquid both calm and relax dogs and cats naturally. Herbs are gentle

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Pet Theft – How to Keep Your Pet Safe.

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Dogs are our loyal companions. They’d do anything for us and we’d do anything for them. One of our commitments as a pet parent is to keep our dogs safe. Sadly, in recent years, despite the very best efforts of owners, this has become even harder to do due to an increase in the number

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Which Hedgerow Berries Are Safe For My Dog To Eat?

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This time of year there are lots of berries in our hedgerows and you may wonder which ones are safe for your dog to eat and which should be avoided.  Here are some details on the seven most commonly found berries that you might come across on your walks – which are safe for your

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How you can help your dog through a phantom pregnancy

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Phantom pregnancy in dogs is a condition which is a tiresome one for the owner as well as the dog. Bitches who suffer from this can often go on to experience it at every subsequent season, which is where veterinary herbal medicine can help.  Symptoms of phantom pregnancy in dogs You often will notice the

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