Natural Winter Health Tips

In General Health Joints Skin & Coat By No comments yet

With the leaves now falling from the trees the winter months are just around the corner. The colder months can often highlight several common ailments which may have been laying dormant throughout the summer months, such as stiff joints and mobility problems.   In some cases the winter may also affect your dog’s pigmentation which can

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Travelling Do’s and Don’ts

In Animal Behaviour Anxiety & Behaviour General Health By No comments yet

It’s that time of the year that many of us pack our shorts, bikinis and sun screen and head off for a short break.  For us dog owners, jumping on a plane is not usually an option with our canine pals in tow and a short break in the UK or Europe is opted for. 

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What you need to know about ‘Heatstroke’ and your dog

In General Health Skin & Coat By No comments yet

Dogs are more susceptible to heat stroke than humans and one of the main reasons is that they are wearing a fur coat. So with the temperature rising it’s time to be aware that the summer heat can become dangerous to your dog very quickly.  Dogs rely on breathing out excess heat by panting to

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Is you dog munching clivers ?

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

We’ve noticed that our dogs are all munching on Clivers at the moment and thought you might like to know a little about this plant, as perhaps it will explain why they are so keen on eating it. Clivers (Galium aparine) is also known commonly as Goosegrass as well as some other lovely country names

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Spring is officially here – but be aware of pet poisons in your garden

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

Here is some brilliant information on toxins found in the garden at Springtime…….. Gardening season is here! Plant bulbs are just as excited to break through the ground to add some color to our yards as we are to see some greenery! That said, we need to be aware of the potential dangers spring plants

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THE WONDERFUL STORY OF BILLY

In Dorwest News General Health By No comments yet

We received the story of Billy from Helen Freeman who runs Border Terrier Welfare and Rescue in our area, and it’s such a lovely story we thought we should share it with you all. Billy was re-homed by Border Terrier Welfare when he was 6½ but sadly the owner died and neither the wife or

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