Worried about your pet's weight? Even if you think you have no cause for concern, Canine Nutritionist Kristina Johansen thinks you might need to take another look...
If your dog is exhibiting unwanted behaviour,
it is important to determine whether it is a training or behavioural issue. We
spoke to Canine Behaviourist, Stan Rawlinson, for his expert advice.
Assess the different elements of your cat or dog’s
posture and find out what they’re trying to tell you…
is an important element of your dog’s health. When their joint health suffers,
so does their quality of life.
If you eat organic foods, shouldn’t your pet eat the same? This is a question that health conscious pet owners across the globe are asking themselves, but the answer isn’t as straightforward as we would hope.
Arthritis can be a debilitating condition in any pet, but when arthritis is diagnosed in young dogs it is particularly saddening. However by being in tune with your young dog’s health and gaining a fuller understanding of canine arthritis, it needn’t detriment your dog’s health or quality of life.
It’s inevitable that our much-loved canine companions will age and with their advancing years comes a waning of their physical and mental capabilities. It’s important to understand what oxidative damage is and how antioxidants can have a positive effect on their body.
Fleas are not only pesky critters that can drive your dog crazy, they can also carry secondary diseases that can harm your dog’s health and potentially your health as well. Managing them can be a challenge too, so to help you maintain your dog's overall wellbeing, understanding the most common flea-related diseases in dogs and knowing how to treat them are vitally important.
Responsible dog owners are committed to keeping their much-loved pets healthy and an important part of this is preventing worm infestation. Worms are hidden parasites; they’re inside the body so their presence is often only detected when symptoms appear. Rather than waiting until their dog is unwell, it’s better for owners to avoid infestation in the first place.
Good nutrition is an essential part of keeping your dog in the best of health. A well-balanced diet provides the nutrients and energy your dog needs to maintain their body’s functions and enjoy an active life.