MIND . BODY . BOWL

How to look after a dog

Despite the fact that every dog is different and you could be looking after a puppy and a senior dog at the same time, it can be easy to look after dogs in relatively similar ways by spending a little time on their mind, body and bowl:

The Right Dog Food For You And Your Dog

The Right Dog Food For You And Your Dog

You may wondering about the title of this blog post - it isn't 'choose the BEST food for your dog' (although you should choose the best food within your limitations), it's 'choose the RIGHT dog food for YOU and YOUR DOG'.  This is because your budget, time and storage...

Interview – Canine Massage Is A Natural Painkiller

Interview – Canine Massage Is A Natural Painkiller

I spent an hour with Louise Swindlehurst, the Vice President of the Canine Massage Guild,  discussing the benefits of massage in terms of treating, managing and slowing down the symptoms of arthritis.  Tiffin was a very lucky girl; she was treated to a 45 minute...

(Video) Introducing Rachael, Duke & Tiffin

Hello, It's great to e-meet you! Please watch our video and answer my question in the comment section below. Speak soon, Rachael, Duke & Tiffin xx  If you prefer to read, rather than watch videos: I'm Rachael and my dogs are Duke, a Springer Spaniel, who is about...

(Video) Make Dog Training Easier – Set Goals!

(Video) Make Dog Training Easier – Set Goals!

Do you find it difficult to train your dog? You have all the right intentions and start off well but then you stop finding the time to fit in the training sessions? Or you know what you want - a well behaved dog - but you don't quite know how to achieve this? A key...

Christmas Dog Treat Recipe

Christmas Dog Treat Recipe

These treats are great at any time of the year but they’re perfect as a Christmas treat as they contain the classic Christmas ingredients: turkey and cranberries and, for me, Christmas just isn't Christmas without turkey and cranberries!! They’re so easy to make using...

The Secret To A Healthy Dog

The Secret To A Healthy Dog

Dog nutrition The foundation to a happy, healthy dog is a healthy, well-balanced and nutritious diet.  Providing proper nutrition for your dog is one of the most important things you can do for her. When your dog receives the correct nutrients from a well-balanced...

The Simple Principle Behind Your Dog’s Dietary Needs

The Simple Principle Behind Your Dog’s Dietary Needs

Dog diet... Have you thought about what you're feeding your dog?  Did you know that feeding your dog a balanced, healthy and nutritious diet will help them lead a happy, healthy and long life? Did you know a healthy diet for your dog is not difficult to achieve...

13 Signs Your Dog May Be Suffering From Arthritis

13 Signs Your Dog May Be Suffering From Arthritis

Dog arthritis symptoms Do you know how to spot the signs of arthritis in your dog?  It'll be difficult to know what your dog is feeling; she cannot tell you what's wrong so it's up to you to look for tell-tale signs.  Below are 13 signs that could tell you your dog...

What Is Canine Arthritis?

What Is Canine Arthritis?

Arthritis in dogs Canine arthritis is a complicated disease which affects a dog's quality and length of life.  It takes many forms, has many causes and sometimes has no trigger. Arthritis is the inflammation of one or more joints which occurs when there is...

Older Dog Health Problems: Arthritis

Older Dog Health Problems: Arthritis

Old dog arthritis Arthritis is a common problem for older dogs; it is likely that the type of arthritis they develop is primary osteoarthritis which is a result of general wear and tear on the joints. The cartilage that cushions joints wears down and the bones start...