The birth of your first child is an unforgettable experience - for the family pet! What preparations will help your perplexed pet and what is the risk of your pet causing disease in, or injury to, your baby?
As sensible, rational, thinking human beings, why is it that we insist on indulging the whims and fancies of our furry four-legged and feathery two-legged friends?
Early socialisation is critical in the development of your puppy's behaviour. Here's how to make sure your puppy has personality plus!
Does your dog have a swollen earflap or 'fat ear'? It is likely that he or she has an aural haematoma, or a blood clot in the ear.
Worms are a worry. Find out more about the different worms that can affect your dog, and your family.
'Canine Cough' (formerly known as Kennel Cough) is highly infectious respiratory infection that not only spreads quickly through a boarding kennel, but also other places where dogs associate.
Mange is a condition caused by a mite that irritates the skin and causes hair loss.
Dogs really do some revolting things occasionally but when your dog eats its own droppings, it can really make your stomach turn - especially when it wants to come and greet you afterwards with that oh-so-lovely Fetid Fido grin.
The first few days with a new pup can be a nightmare and particularly trying to get the little hair-ball to sleep through the night.
Once they are weaned, pupppies are dependent on us to provide them with the correct nutrition to grow into strong and healthy dogs.