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How Much Exercise Does My Puppy Need?

How Much Exercise Does My Puppy Need?

Once your dog has had its vaccinations you can begin to go for walks together. Your puppy should be walked every day come rain or shine and in the morning and evening. Time spent in the garden is no substitute for time spent exploring their environment and socialising...

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What Do I Need To Buy My New Puppy?

A puppy will make a big happy change in your family’s lives. Congratulations! Deciding what you need to buy can feel overwhelming so here are our essential items to make the job a little easier. A Crate – for night time sleep training and for being left on their own...

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The importance of hiring a professional pet sitter

The importance of hiring a professional pet sitter

Whether you are going away for the weekend, or for a two week holiday, why wouldn't you want the best care possible for your pet while you are away? With so many options out there nowadays- mobile apps, kennels, leaving your dog with friends or family, or hiring a pet...

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National Pet poison prevention month

National Pet poison prevention month

As March is pet poison prevention month up and down the UK, we thought we would shine a light on potentially harmful substances to your pets to help keep them safe. Symptoms of poisoning can be very traumatic, for you and your pet, which is why it is best to do...

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Dog Friendly Pancake Recipes

Dog Friendly Pancake Recipes

Pancake day is coming up! Up and down the country we prepare to put anything and everything on top of a pancake.. but what about your dog? Not that dogs give anything up for lent or partake in any tradition past eating something delicious but below are a few quick and...

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Newsletters: June – August 2017

Here is the latest news and updates from Tom and Toto for June, July and August 2017 Tom and Toto August 2017 Newsletter Your Pets Birthday Help us make your pets day extra special by letting us know when their birthday is. You can do this by logging into your Pet...

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How To Supercharge Your Dog’s Recall No.1 BYE BYE!

1 Are your treats high enough value? (Praise and food) 2 bye bye first 2 Ping Pong Pup! two people is better than one and more fun not really training 3 4 Gradually increase distractions 5 Mix it up (never lead on at the same time. make it wiggly walking.Its their job...

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How To Keep Your Pet’s Teeth Healthy

February is Pet Dental Health Month and just like human teeth, your pet's oral health is vital to their overall well being. A common problem that affects dogs and cats mouths is gum disease and this is something that can be avoided with a good plan in place. Gum...

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Fling-less Feb

Fling-less Feb

Fling- less Feb is an initiative by South West Dog Skills to ditch the ball flingers... constantly flinging a ball on your dog’s walks can have the opposite effect to what you may be hoping for. When a dog chases a ball their body releases adrenaline. This adrenaline...

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How To Protect Your Dog – Pet Theft Awareness Month

How To Protect Your Dog – Pet Theft Awareness Month

As February is Pet theft awareness month we thought we would do a blog post for tips to keep your dog safe. Pet theft is on the rise and more than 60 dogs are stolen in the UK every week. Almost half of UK families have a beloved dog and the need to know how keep them...

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