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How To Start Brushing Your Dogs Teeth

How To Start Brushing Your Dogs Teeth

In an ideal world your dog would have their teeth brushed daily but in reality there aren't many people that achieve this. I would guess that even your vet doesn't brush their dog's teeth daily. It is important to brush your dogs teeth as without, plaque builds...

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5 Easy Ways To Keep Your Dogs Teeth Clean

5 Easy Ways To Keep Your Dogs Teeth Clean

Cleaning your dogs teeth can be really tricky. There are other ways besides brushing that will help clean their teeth and keep plaque at bay. These are our top 5: 1. Hard Vegetables This is my favourite and my dog loves a veggie snack. I often give her a whole raw...

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Doggy Valentines Treats

Doggy Valentines Treats

Doggy Valentines Treats If you want to spoil your dog this Valentine’s Day, then look no further! We have compiled a few recipes you can bake yourself at home! Strawberry love hearts Ingredients: 32g Greek yoghurt 3-4 large strawberries finely chopped Method: Cut up...

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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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DOG CAR TRAVEL - DO'S Restrain your dog Always use a good quality harness, crate or guard, to keep your dog safe and secure. There are lots on offer from shops like Pets at Home. Did you know you could be breaking the law in the UK if your dog isn’t "suitably...

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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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Puppy friendly snack ideas

Puppy friendly snack ideas

When it comes to training, snacks are useful for training purposes, and dogs, like everyone else, take pleasure in a good snack. Here are some tips and a roundup of simple, fresh snacks that both of you will feel good about. Ideal snacks: Apples Apples make a great...

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What Is The Social Club And Why Do I Need It?

What Is The Social Club And Why Do I Need It?

The first 20 weeks of a puppy’s life is a crucial time for socialisation, as during this time they are more accepting of new experiences. The socialisation ‘window’ is usually around 3-12 weeks. You won’t be able to get your puppy until they are at least eight weeks...

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5 Great Dog Walks – South Norwich 

5 Great Dog Walks – South Norwich 

Here are our top five south Norwich dog walks. Poringland Woods, The Roman Ruins at Caistor St Edmund and High Ash Farm, Dunston Common, Marston Marshes and Lady Belt Country Park.   Caistor Roman Town (Venta Icenorum) and High Ash Farm (Caistor St Edmonds)  Caistor...

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Why rest is so important for dogs

Why rest is so important for dogs

Dog's lives can be just as busy as ours. An active social life and daily work on their physical wellbeing are important but what about their emotional wellbeing? What are rest days for dogs? A rest day for a dog as it is for a human and means minimal interaction with...

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