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Common puppy illnesses

A puppy not feeling very well
Unfortunately, puppies can suffer an illness at any time. Thankfully most incidents are fairly minor, and most puppies are fit and well again within a few days but that isn't always the case. If you think your puppy may be suffering from illness you should always seek veterinary advice. Common ...
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Basic Training

A puppy offering a paw to its owner
The excitement of a new puppy in your home should be an adventure of cooperative learning. The saying ‘give me the boy until seven and I will give you the man’ is well known. Well, give me the puppy to six months and I will give you a well- behaved ...
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An essential guide to puppy grooming

A puppy being groomed
Grooming is an essential part of looking after your puppy. Puppies with naturally longer coats require a greater frequency of care, but it is important for that all breeds recieve the basics. As well as the health benefits and keeping your puppy looking neat and tidy, grooming is also a great opportunity to strengthen the ...
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What shouldn’t my puppy eat?

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Puppies are naturally curious and will try to eat lots of things they shouldn’t, in fact, adult dogs will also eat foods they shouldn’t, given half a chance. Unfortunately, some foods we enjoy, and even some that are considered healthy for us, can be bad and even dangerous for your ...
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What is kennel cough and what can I do about?

A puppy looking very sorry for itself
There is a lot of information and misinformation out there about kennel cough. Dogs don’t actually suffer from the same common cold that we often catch. However, your puppy can have symptoms that seem pretty similar, such as a dripping nose, sneezing and watery eyes. The difference is that your ...
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Should I neuter my puppy?

A puppy at the vets
As a responsible puppy owner, it’s important to be informed about all aspects of caring for your puppy – including neutering. But many puppy owners may be wondering exactly what neutering entails and when the best time is to do it. Brian Faulkner answers some frequently asked questions on the subject. ...
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How to prevent or cure an upset stomach

A puppy looking very upset about life
The most common cause of stomach upsets in puppies is a change in their diet, whether that’s a deliberate change of food or an unintended consequence of hunting or scavenging. Other reasons also include over eating and developing a food intolerance. New food A stomach upset can happen if you ...
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