Not just for fireworks…

In Advisor's Blog Animal Behaviour Anxiety & Behaviour General Health Herbal Expertise By No comments yet

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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70 years and counting! The Dorwest Foundation

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At Dorwest, caring for dogs and cats is at the forefront of what we do. This is why we supply cat and dog supplements and herbal medicines, and we are proud that our veterinary herbal medicine range is fully licensed by Veterinary Medicines Directorate. Last year, we celebrated a special birthday, 2018 marked the 70th

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7 Easy Tricks to Teach Your Dog | Train Your Dog Month

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This January, as part of Train Your Dog Month, The Association of Professional Dog Trainers is encouraging dog owners to teach their four legged friends some everyday manners. Positive reward training is fun for both the dog and owner and is a great way to strengthen the bond between you. This involves rewarding your dog

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New year, New Me, New Dog! How to start running with your dog

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It’s true what they say, dogs love to run! However, as us dog owners know, it’s not always easy to give our dogs the opportunity. Perhaps you can’t let your dog off the lead, your garden is too small, or you aren’t a runner yourself, so can’t let them run for fear of losing your

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5 things you should know before buying Turmeric for dogs

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Turmeric is a bit of wonder herb from Southern India, but a huge rise in popularity also comes with conflicting information. Before you buy Turmeric Tablets for dogs, here is the low-down on this golden spice from the experts at Dorwest Herbs. 1.What should you look for when choosing your Turmeric for dogs? Due to

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How to care for the older dog

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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

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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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How to look after your dog’s dry skin in Winter

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The bite of the cold air can be harsh on the sensitive skin of our furry best friends, causing dry dog skin in winter months. Dry skin can be uncomfortable for dogs, especially when it starts to flake off and build up in their fur. There are steps you can take to care for dog

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10 ways to keep your pet in perfect health this winter

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Now that winter has well and truly arrived, here are our top tips to keep your pet healthy this winter Anti-freeze Keep your dogs and cats away from anti-freeze, it contains Ethylene Glycol which  is incredibly poisonous to dogs and cats and unfortunately intake can lead to complete kidney failure. It’s sweet taste is particularly

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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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