What is canine diabetes? Canine diabetes is caused when your dog’s natural production of insulin slows down or stops all together, or their body doesn’t respond effectively to insulin, meaning they can no longer naturally control their blood sugars. Just like humans, healthy dog’s usually produce insulin to absorb glucose (sugars) into the bloodstream from […]
Creating a safe and festive environment This holiday season, try to consider the importance of the safety and well-being of your dog. Dogs are curious animals that may show interest in decorations, lights and enticing scents. Therefore, keeping a safe yet festive environment involves a mindful approach to minimise potential hazards for your pup. When
As pet owners, it is normal for us to want the best for our dogs and we often treat them to a bit of our food. However, we have a responsibility to understand which human foods can be harmful or toxic to our furry friends. While some foods can be safe and even beneficial for
Dog dermatitis is a condition that the vast majority of people are unaware of. Contrary to popular belief, this illness is really more prevalent. Because there are so many distinct kinds of canine skin issues that come under this general category, it is not more widely understood. Dermatitis is a condition that causes inflammation of
Are you wondering how to keep your dog’s teeth clean, or how to keep your cat’s teeth clean? Well continue reading because keeping your pet’s teeth clean is vital, as ignoring it can lead to plaque building up and potential dental problems. Dental disease is very common in dogs, second to ear infections and can
How To Train Your Puppy To Walk On A Lead A collar or harness – make sure you have a good quality harness or collar that fits your puppy correctly, not too loose or tight – you should check the size by being able to fit two fingers between the collar and the dog’s neck.
What You’ll Need Nail trimming is essential for your dog and a main part of their grooming. To start, you will need dog clippers that are right for your dog, which you can find below if you do not own any yet. It is also advised to have some sort of treat or reward for