Pet Care Advice

Here you can find a wealth of resources relating to the care of your pet.

“Is it normal for a dog to burp so much?”

My dog has started burping rather a lot and I don’t know if this is normal? At first, it was just after he’d eaten,...

“My dog won’t wee on walks”

“My dog won’t wee on walks” I’ve recently rescued a Border Collie bitch who won’t go to the toilet when we’re out. She’s only five...

Ditch the purple shampoo!

Bizarrely, a new TikTok trend has emerged of pet owners using purple shampoo on their dogs. While this might seem harmless enough, the sudden craze has...
pregnancy in dogs

Dogs and pregnancy

If your dog falls pregnant either intentionally or unintentionally, you might be wondering how long she will stay pregnant and what you can do...

No teeth for treats

My 14-year-old Jack Russell has recently had the majority of her teeth removed. She also appears to have an issue with her gums, which...

Coughing Cavalier

My 13-year-old Cavalier has heart disease and has been on lots of medication for several months, but he still coughs quite a lot. Is...

Building a doggy den for firework season

Dogs Trust is urging owners to be prepared for firework season to help their pets cope with the stress of booms and bangs. Advice from...

“My dog has an eye ulcer”

About five weeks ago my little Pug, Jamie, hurt his left eye. He damaged the front of his eye (the clear part) on a...

Chicken oil

My three-year-old Labradoodle has suffered with diarrhoea on and off for about a year. She has had many investigations and was recently tested for...

Heatstroke: vets dispel myths

A new study by the VetCompass team at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) has found that dogs with heatstroke may be suffering even further...