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May 7, 2020

Puppy grooming tips

Check out our puppy grooming tips & advice for keeping your pooch squeaky clean all year round! From head to paw read all about puppy baths & dog grooming.

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May 7, 2020

How long are dogs pregnant? Labour, symptoms & development

Find out what to expect when your dog is expecting. Learn more about how long dogs are pregnant for, stages of pregnancy & how to know your dog is pregnant.

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April 29, 2020

Emergency cat food: The human foods cats can eat

There are many human foods cats can eat if you’ve run out of cat food. Read our list of safe cat food substitutes to give your cat or kitten.

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April 29, 2020

Emergency dog food: Safe foods for dogs to eat

There are many foods dogs can eat if you’ve run out of your regular dog food. Check out our list of safe dog food alternatives to give your dog or puppy.

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April 21, 2020

Understanding your dog’s hip surgery

Find out more about treatment options for Hip Dysplasia in Dogs & similar conditions, including total hip replacement surgery. Learn about costs & recovery.

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April 7, 2020

Coronavirus COVID-19 and taking care of your pet

The novel Coronavirus COVID-19 raises concerns for pet owners like ‘Can my dog get coronavirus?’. Read our guide on how to care for your pet during this time.

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March 17, 2020

Product Review: Dog Beds

Just like us, puppies and dogs need a comfortable place to sleep. We’ve done the research and found the five best dog beds on the market at the moment.

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March 17, 2020

Product Guide: Dog Coats

Cover up your dog with one of these comfortable, functional & stylish dog coats & jumpers. If you can feel the cold, your dog can too so keep them warm.

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December 11, 2019

Christmas presents for your dog – The gifts our pooches really want!

With Christmas fast approaching you may still be looking for the perfect present for your furry canine friend. There are lots of things out there that make our heart beat faster but we put a list together of things your dog would really want.

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November 7, 2019

Are cheap pet insurance policies worth it?

People tend to choose a cheap option for most things, but should pet insurance be one too? Read about pros & cons of choosing a cheap pet insurance policy.

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October 29, 2019

Puppy development stages: newborn milestones & growth charts

Read our guide for puppy development & know what to expect from your growing newborn. Be prepared from birth to adolescence & every puppy stage in between!

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October 17, 2019

Puppy care & health: how to care for your new puppy

Taking care of your puppy's health is a big responsibility. Be sure you know about general puppy health essentials, like vaccines, worming, fleas & more.

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October 17, 2019

How to train a puppy: Puppy training tips & advice

Establishing puppy house rules is an important part of puppy transition. Read about our puppy training tips and how to make this process smooth as possible!

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October 16, 2019

Hair coat and skin conditions in dogs

The skin is the largest and most extensive organ of the body, comprising 12 to 24% of a dog’s weight, depending on its species, size and age. The state of health of the animal, as well as the presence of illness, can be indicated by the skin.

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August 22, 2019

26 August is National Dog Day!

On National Dog Day we take a moment to appreciate our beloved dogs who give so much to us, and the wonderful impact they have on our daily lives.

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August 14, 2019

Maintaining your pets’ Dental Hygiene

Did you know that dental issues are on the rise for pets? 70-80% of dogs and cats develop a dental disease by age 3! Dental issues in pets often remain undiagnosed for a long time.

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July 16, 2019

Road trip 101: Driving with pets

All you need to know when driving with your dog. Restraint options, road rules by state and what you need for longer trips.

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May 7, 2019

Puppy arrival equipment checklist

Make sure you are fully equipped and ready for your new puppy's arrival home. We have put together a chicklist of all the supplies you will need.

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May 7, 2019

Bringing your new puppy home

Tips and advice for getting your new puppy off to the best start, including puppy's first night, choosing a puppy name ande puppy-proofing your home.

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January 7, 2019

Understanding your dog’s behaviour

Get tips and tricks on how to understand and respond to your dog's behaviour. Find out more at Bow Wow Insurance

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January 7, 2019

Toilet Training Kittens

When toilet training kittens, the most important thing to have is lots of patience. Get tips and tricks on how to toilet train your kitten or cat.

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December 10, 2018

How to help your dog lose weight

Get tips and advice on how to help your dog lose weight and beat canine obesity

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December 10, 2018

Guide to caring for a new kitten

Get tips and tricks on how to help caring for a new kitten. Find out more at Bow Wow Insurance

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December 10, 2018

Caring for your elderly dog

Just like humans, our dogs age and will require different and specific care. We’ve put together a few tips for taking care of your elderly dog.

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