How To Care For The Older Dog

In Advisor's Blog General Health Joints By 8 comments

We love our oldies; old dogs have a special charm and we share with them a unique bond as family members over many years. Naturally, we want to do our best for dogs in their old age – it’s a time in their life when they need us the most, which is why caring for an

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How To Improve Joint Care For Dogs

In Advisor's Blog General Health Joints By 5 comments

We all take our joints and what they do for us for granted and it’s only when they cause problems that we think about them and take action to keep them healthy. It’s the same with joint care for dogs. With our pets this is even more of the case as we only become aware of

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7 Christmas Gift Ideas For Your Dog!

In Advisor's Blog General Health By 1 comments

Let’s face it, our pets are part of the family and should not be left off the Christmas list. After all they’ve been good all year too! When it comes to deciding what to give your dog for Christmas, you’ll want to keep their favourite things in mind. Are they more outdoorsy or prefer to

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What Not to Feed Dogs at Christmas

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Christmas is the most wonderful time of year – not only for us humans, but for dogs, too! There are many reasons why dogs love Christmas, and one of them is the food. However, it’s crucial that yourself and your guests are aware of what not to feed dogs at Christmas. Turkey bones When you’re

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Why your pets love Christmas too!

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Christmas is a time for food, family and festivities. Not only do you enjoy it but so does your pet. More guests and family around the home means more attention for your pets. That means more strokes and kisses, even the lipstick ones from Grandma! However many pets do find it a little stressful if

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3 Essential Daily Supplements For Dogs

In Advisor's Blog General Health By 2 comments

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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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 To Calm Down A Dog on Fireworks Night – Even at the Last Minute!

In Advisor's Blog Anxiety & Behaviour By 1 comments

During this festive season, you know that Fireworks are going to occur often and they’ll be scary for your pet; especially for dogs on bonfire night. Don’t worry, there’s plenty you can do to help your dog’s anxiety and settle your pet. Here are some last minute ideas on how to naturally calm down your

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How Herbal Remedies Can Help Noise Phobia in Dogs

In Advisor's Blog Anxiety & Behaviour Herbal Expertise By 2 comments

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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