How To Support Your Anxious Dog

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Anxiety impacts many of our lives, including our dogs. So how can you support your dog’s anxiety? Well, wonder no more – we have some top tips to share with you. From identifying the telltale signs your dog might be experiencing anxiety, to understanding exactly why your dog may feel this way. We’ll also help

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Creating a Calm Christmas For All

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year. And this year might be even more special as we make up for the celebrations missed last year. With all the planning, partying, present buying, and preparing for time with family and friends, there might be someone you’ve forgotten about – your dog. And I don’t just

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How to Avoid the Witching Hour ‘Zoomies’

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Are you familiar with the ‘Zoomies’ or ‘wall of death’? Described as a sudden burst of “frenetic energy”, the ‘Zoomies’ are typically displayed by your dog running round and round or back and forth. These behaviours often take place at a similar time of day (most commonly around the ‘Witching Hours’). That being said, they

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Enrich your dog’s life, every day!

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While walks are a great way to bond with our dogs, take important exercise, and enjoy fresh air – they are not the only experiences we can provide for our domesticated dogs. Dogs thrive on a mixture of physical and mental workouts – an enriched life of activities that meet all their welfare needs. This

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Taking the stress out of fireworks season

Taking the Stress Out of Fireworks Season

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Top tips from Certified Animal Behaviourist and Founder of Barket Place, Caroline Wilkinson. Firework season is approaching! With so many of our dogs experiencing some level of fear or anxiety around this time, it pays to get prepared. Support for Your Phobic Dog For those dogs with more severe phobias, start by adding our Scullcap

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Hot Weather Activities for Your Dog

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Summer has finally arrived! With warmer temperatures, you might be looking forward to having more outdoor fun adventures alongside your dog. But, as a pet parent, it’s crucial to know that hot weather for dogs is often unbearable. During those hot days, it’s important that we keep our dogs safe from overheating. They don’t have

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How Long Should You Wait Before Getting Another Dog? Expanding Your Canine Family

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If you’ve recently welcomed a new puppy into your home, you’re no doubt already wondering how you ever lived without a dog in your life. Dogs are not only new additions to your family but also make the greatest companions. As your relationship blossoms with your first dog, the thought may have crossed your mind

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7 Puppy Toilet Training Tips

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Bringing a puppy into your life is such an exciting time! From the moment you pick them up, it’s the start of a beautiful new relationship. There are so many enjoyable parts to new puppy parenthood. From exploring the world together to teaching them new skills, and all the cuddles they provide. However, not all

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Are Skin Conditions Impacting Your Dog’s Behaviour?

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Have you noticed your dog’s personality change, alongside their itchy skin? Feeling uncomfortable in their own skin can impact your dog’s mood state. Prickly skin sensations might mean they find it harder to settle, impacting their sleep – which in turn leads to them feeling more anxious and hyper-vigilant. You might see that they’re barking

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