Experts in herbal pet care

Amelia’s tips to keep cool this summer

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Our resident partner VSA Certified Professional Dog Trainer & Behavioural Specialist Amelia Steele gives her advice for keeping your dog comfortable with rising temperatures this summer, and how to support seasonal allergies. As temperatures start to rise, it’s important to keep an eye on your dog. Not only might they feel generally more uncomfortable, but

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Skin, coat & pigmentation FAQs from February’s Instagram Live with Jo! 

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On Sunday 17th February, our MD Jo answered your questions about skin, coat & pigmentation in a Live on our Instagram.   Read our summary below on a few FAQs mentioned in the live, including how the winter especially can affect your dog’s skin, coat & pigmentation.  Why is skin health important for coat growth?  Hair

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How to support your anxious “pandemic puppy”  

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The early stages of your puppy’s life are undoubtedly the most important in making sure they grow up to be happy, healthy and socialised. A recent study from the Royal Veterinary College however suggests that dogs bought in the pandemic have higher rates of problem behaviours due to restrictions. Read below for what you can

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Essential daily supplements for dogs

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At Dorwest Herbs, the most common question our team of advisors get asked is ‘What supplements can I give my dog every day to keep him (or her!) healthy?’ Much like ourselves, it is much more sensible to keep your pet healthy than to wait until perhaps their health is not quite as good and

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Amelia’s top tips for supporting your dog during firework season

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VSA Certified Professional Dog Trainer and Dorwest partner Amelia Steele gives her top tips on how to support your anxious dog this firework season… “Every year on November 5th, an estimated 20 million people attend firework displays across the UK. But what is a fun night for some, is absolutely dreaded by many pet parents.

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International Dog Day – August 26th 2023

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How will you celebrate this International Dog Day? This year International Dog Day is on the 26th August and provides us with the perfect excuse to celebrate our pooches, big or small. Also known as National Dog Day, it was founded to celebrate the importance of dogs in our everyday lives, from courageous service dogs

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Calm Summer Skin Problems

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Skin problems can be a real source of misery for our four-legged friends, causing a range of unpleasant symptoms, from itchiness to sore patches. They are unfortunately common in dogs, especially over the warmer months when heat, pollens and parasites are at their peak. But the good news is, they can be managed, to help

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10 Benefits of Shampoo Bars

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We’ve recently launched our new range of pet shampoo bars using 100% natural ingredients, making them the perfect partners for bath time. The all-new nourishing shampoo bar range supports optimal skin and coat health, with a base blend of coconut oil, shea butter, sunflower oil, castor oil and sweet almond oil. The formula is easy

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Perfect partners for a raw diet

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We’ve seen a huge rise in raw feeding, and receive lots of queries about which supplements are best to support raw diets for dogs, so here are some of our top picks… A raw diet is a great way to feed your dog as nature intended, but it can sometimes be a worry that they

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MoveWellia® FAQs

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We recently launched MoveWellia® Tablets in November, specifically developed for advanced joint care to support dogs experiencing joint health challenges, including stiffness and ‘slowing-up’.   We’ve already had some amazing feedback, including lots of questions from our wonderful customers. Here are our top questions received so far!  Q. What does MoveWellia® help with?  A. MoveWellia® has

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