Do you talk to your pets? I know we do. Of course, they understand some words we use regularly such as, walk, treat, and sit, but how much do they really understand?
Until recently there was very little research into language skills of domestic pets but it looks pretty clear that we haven't been talking to ourselves. Read more.
from an adder bite. This will usually take up to 5 days with the right
treatment. These simple steps will give them a better chance. Read more.
If you're contemplating travelling abroad with your dog, there are clearly lots of things to consider.
It is worth doing your homework on the country you plan to visit. How dog friendly will it be? Will you be expected to muzzle your dog when out and about? Are there local Vets close by? Is the climate suitable?
A microchip is about the size of a grain of rice, and will be implanted under the skin in a simple procedure. Your dog’s microchip must be fitted by a trained professional, for example a vet. Microchipping your pet only takes a few minutes, but it lasts a lifetime and is an effective, safe and simple way to make it possible to reunite you with your pet if they are lost or stolen.
The key to keeping any dog fit and healthy is to feed it a balanced and nutritious diet. A good diet should consist of the correct balance of Fats, Carbohydrates and Proteins which are then broken down by the body into micro nutrients to furniture all living cells with their nutrition to function and survive.
“We will protect, celebrate & rehabilitate both serving and retired police dogs from across the United Kingdom.”
The kindness of strangers has inspired the owner of a disabled dog to help other pet owners in a similar situation.
Rachel Wettner's dog Winston, a nine-year-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier, was diagnosed with a tumour - making it impossible for him to walk without the help of a wheelchair.