How and Why Should I Wash My Dog?

In Advisor's Blog Animal Behaviour Skin & Coat By 3 comments

Most dogs would rather skip bath time but alongside regular brushing, washing your dog with a natural dog shampoo is an equally important step of your dog’s grooming regime. As well as cleaning the coat and removing dust and mud, washing also helps remove any allergens, such as pollen, that can be picked up whilst

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Top Tips to Remove Dog Hair at Home

In Advisor's Blog Animal Behaviour General Health By No comments yet

Spring has well and truly sprung (hurrah!) but along with the lighter evenings and warmer weather, you may have also been reminded of a slightly less appealing side effect. That’s right, dog hair!! It’s everywhere!! Whilst many shed regularly, dog coats tend to change even more during the changing seasons (much like we do with

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Finding Beau’s forever home

In Advisor's Blog Animal Behaviour Anxiety & Behaviour Dorwest News By 3 comments

Beau first arrived at the German Shepherd Rescue Elite Bristol Kennels tremendously nervous and stressed and completely scared of her own shadow. The staff and volunteers worked hard to get Beau less stressed but they could see that this would take time, teaching and patience. At the Bristol Kennels, Beau was surrounded by experienced dog

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How to help your dog with Separation Anxiety

In Advisor's Blog Animal Behaviour Anxiety & Behaviour General Health By 1 comments

Dogs who suffer from Separation Anxiety can find the experience of being left on their own, without any human companion, pretty traumatic. Their reliance on human companionship can be so extreme that they are left unable to emotionally cope with any period of solo time, even just a few minutes. For their owners, it can

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Beau: On the road to recovery

In Advisor's Blog Animal Behaviour Anxiety & Behaviour Dorwest News By 2 comments

Beau arrived at the German Shepherd Rescue Elite Essex Kennels where she was due to be put to sleep if they hadn’t stepped in to help her. At that point she was tremendously stressed and was completely scared of her own shadow and the slightest of noises. Beau was never really any good with men

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Herbs that heal the heart

In Advisor's Blog Animal Behaviour Anxiety & Behaviour Hormones & Reproductive By No comments yet

Help with your dog’s heartbreak Just like humans, animals can experience times of sadness, anxiousness and loss. If your pet is experiencing one of the three below then the herbal experts are here to impart words of wisdom. Phantom pregnancy Phantom, pseudo or false pregnancies occur more frequently in dogs than cats, and bitches that

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The Power of Dog! Health Benefits of Dogs

In Advisor's Blog Animal Behaviour Anxiety & Behaviour By 1 comments

Helping improve the lives of dogs is at the heart of what drives the team at Dorwest. But did you know dogs are actually able to help improve the lives of humans in a variety of ways too? We all know our dogs are amazing companions, regularly turning frowns upside down, but some dogs also

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