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Should You Brush Your Dog’s Teeth?

Should You Brush Your Dog’s Teeth?

    As a pet parent, having a happy and healthy dog is no doubt at the top of your priority list. You ensure they get regular exercise, frequent baths and are never in short supply of their favourite foods – but should you also pay attention to things like...

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How To Keep Your Lawn Green With Dogs

How To Keep Your Lawn Green With Dogs

    With warmer, brighter days just around the corner, the green-fingered among us are no doubt gearing up to get their gardens in check. Add a pet pooch to the mix and dreams of a beautiful, blooming lawn might hang in the balance! Luckily, there are ways...

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Valentine’s Day Competition – February 2021

Valentine’s Day Competition – February 2021

    Is your dog looking for love this Valentine’s Day? We have 3 great prize hampers to give away to the #dogs with the best dating profiles!  Each hamper has everything your dog needs to be date-ready:  New VETIQ Enzymatic Toothpaste with Bamboo Toothbrush...

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3 Healthy Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

3 Healthy Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

   Reaching for the treat bag and seeing the instant excitement of your dog can put a smile on your face. You love making them happy. But dishing out tasty treats is not all about making your dog, or you for that matter, feel good. Treats can also be an...

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Weight Management Tips for Dogs

Weight Management Tips for Dogs

   As a dog owner, it’s only natural that you will want to spoil your pets from time to time. It doesn’t matter how many articles you read or what your vet says, when your pup is staring up at you with those pleading eyes, you inevitably find yourself...

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Does My Cat Have a Urinary Problem?

Does My Cat Have a Urinary Problem?

   Urinary problems are fairly common amongst cats, it’s likely that your veterinarian or another cat owner has already warned you about them.   So it’s important for every cat owner to take some time to educate themselves about the types of cat urinary...

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Why Does My Dog Eat Poop? (What Is Coprophagia?)

Why Does My Dog Eat Poop? (What Is Coprophagia?)

   Have you ever caught your dog doing the unthinkable and eating poop (their own or that of another dog)? In either case, it’s easy to feel disgusted when you see your dog engaged in such disgusting behaviour (known as coprophagia). You might take a little...

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How to stop dog urine killing the grass?

How to stop dog urine killing the grass?

   Do you love keeping your lawn looking fresh and green all year round? Did your dog ruin it by leaving yellow spots and patches everywhere they pee? Well, the good news is that you don’t have to choose between your dog and the lawn! Read on to find out how...

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Small Pets Competition – April 2020

Small Pets Competition – April 2020

    We love rabbits, gerbils, guinea pigs and hamsters, do you? 3 lucky winners of this photo #competition will WIN 4 packs of VetIQ Nibblots for their small pets!   PRIZES: Nibblots are delicious and healthy small animal treats that are specially...

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What plants are poisonous to dogs?

What plants are poisonous to dogs?

   Are you an avid gardener? Approximately 27 million people across the UK participate in gardening on a regular basis. If you are one of these people, and are also a dog owner, you might have concerns about how your precious plants might affect your canine...

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How Do Dogs Get Fleas?

How Do Dogs Get Fleas?

   Most dog owners are only too familiar with fleas. Whether you and your dog have worked through a flea infestation before or if you’ve only seen the myriad of products and veterinary warnings about flea protection, the fight against fleas is something that...

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How Much Exercise Does My Dog Need?

How Much Exercise Does My Dog Need?

   How Much Exercise Does My Dog Need? With everything going on across Europe during the COVID-19 pandemic, looking after our mental health is going to be important. Getting out and walking the dog can really help with this. Research from the 2019 PAW (PDSA...

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Why Does My Pet Eat Grass?

Why Does My Pet Eat Grass?

   If you’re like most pet owners, you’ve probably noticed your cat or dog eating grass from time to time. Maybe you’ve brushed this behaviour off as a bizarre habit (it can’t have been the oddest thing your pet has done!), or maybe you’re wondering why?...

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Kitten Training: What to Expect

Kitten Training: What to Expect

   Most pet owners know about the challenges associated with training a puppy, but cats need training too! Particularly when cats are still kittens, curious and playful little things who need guidance just like any human baby or other young animal, they...

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Valentine’s Day Competition – February 2020

Valentine’s Day Competition – February 2020

    Is your pet looking for love this Valentine’s Day Well, we have 3 great prize hampers to give away to the pets with the best dating profiles! To Enter To enter, post your pet’s dating profile in the comments of this Facebook post, including: A picture of...

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