Dogs in the news- September 2018

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It’s been a busy month for dogs in the news this month, and we especially like it when it’s great news stories! Here’s some of the most important news we’ve come across lately: End to puppy and kitten farming Lucy’s Law celebrated the government’s announcement that it will ban the sale of puppies and kittens

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How to give your dog a natural boost

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Damiana & Kola Tablets are really a bit of a wonder tablet and has two wonderful uses in dogs. It contains three herbs, Damiana, Kola nut and Saw Palmetto extract, these are known for their anti-depressive, and energy-giving properties.  In fact Damiana was used by Native Americans as a nervous system stimulator and used to

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Pawscars ‘Exhibitor of the Year’ Nominees 2018

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The Pawscars is the culmination of the show dog year that aims to congratulate those who have excelled in their expertise. We are always excited for ‘Exhibitor of the Year’ category as we have sponsored this category for 5 years as it’s an award to highlight those exhibitors who have excelled not just in the

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Meet the Crufts team!

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We’ve had some new starters in the Dorwest team over the years so here is a chance to introduce ourselves before we meet you all at Crufts! Whether you’ve spoken to one of our Customer Advisers on the phones or are in contact with someone in the team via email, you can now put a

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Meet Friends for Life winner Rosie & Boo

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We all love watching the amazing nominees for the Friends for Life Award every year at Crufts, such incredible stories of friendship between an owner and their dog and the amazing difference their friendship has made to each other. We were all thrilled when we met nominee Rosie & Boo last year on the Dorwest

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Want to know more about Junior Handling? …. Meet Charley & Hazel, Reserve Best in Show winner at Crufts 2016

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I think most of us were moved when we watched Crufts 2016 and saw young handler Charley and her whippet Hazel (Champion Nothing Compares To You At Crosscop JW) move as one around the ring and subsequently be awarded Reserve Best in Show! Charley has been handling since she was young teenager and is an

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Want to know more about Flyball? Meet Jeanette and the amazing whippet Hustle!

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Flyball is such a great sport, for the spectators and also for the dogs who always look (and sound) like they are having the best time!  Last year a more unusual breed stole the show, a beautiful whippet called Hustle! What do you most look forward to at Crufts? At Crufts I most look forward

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Want to know more about breeding dogs? Meet Gavin & Sara Robertson and their little hairy bassets!

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Crufts is within touching distance! By far our favourite time of the year and this year we are building up to the greatest dog show on earth by finding out a little more about some of the most successful people to have taken to the big green carpet. Here we find out more about the

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