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:

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...

Q&A: Help! My Dog Has An Intestinal Disorder

QUESTION Hi, I have been receiving your emails recently and wondered whether you could offer some advice/guidance on dog foods. One of my dogs (male GSDxCollie, 8 years old) has developed an intestinal disorder which means he cannot digest his normal kibble biscuits....

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

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

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?

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

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...

Is Your Dog Likely To Get Arthritis?

Dog arthritis I believe that there is a misconception that only large dogs and older dogs develop arthritis but actually any dog - cross breeds, pure breeds and mongrels  - can develop it, and they can begin developing arthritis from a very early age.  The risk of...

Healthy Dogs Need Healthy Joints

Dog joints Dogs love to get out and about, run in the park, chase balls and get into mischievous so maintaining healthy joints is critical to your dogs health.  If joint mobility is restricted or if joints are painful, it becomes difficult for dogs to maintain an...

14 Ways To Protect Your Dog From Arthritis

Dog joint care Sadly, arthritis in dogs cannot be cured but thankfully there is a chance you can prevent it from happening in your dog's body.  The most common form of arthritis in dogs is degenerative.  This type of canine arthritis is called Osteoarthritis (to find...