What dog breed is good for me?

Study highlights common health problems in Chihuahuas

Study highlights common health problems in Chihuahuas

25th February, 2020

Chihuahuas are rising in popularity in the UK, with ownership increasing over five-fold in the past decade. But while they might be cute, the world’s smallest dog breed has unique behaviours and needs that prospective owners should consider in advance and the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) has warned against purchasing a Chihuahua puppy on impulse....

14 facts about Weimaraners

14 facts about Weimaraners

6th February, 2020

The history of the Weimaraner – aka the ‘grey ghost’ – stretches back to the early 19th century in Germany, when they were bred for hunting. Here are some fun facts about this fantastic breed – how many did you know already?...

10 things every Dalmatian owner should know

10 things every Dalmatian owner should know

13th January, 2020

There’s no doubt about it: the delightful Dalmatian is one of the most unique, eye-catching and beautiful dog breeds around....

Which dogs are the most clingy?

Which dogs are the most clingy?

13th January, 2020

In this article, we’ll identify the breeds that fall into this ‘clingy’ category – breeds otherwise known as ‘Velcro dogs’­– and investigate some of the potential problems that come with a particularly clingy pooch....

How many types of poodle are there?

How many types of poodle are there?

9th January, 2020

The poodle is an instantly recognisable breed of dog. The very word ‘poodle’ conjures up images of frou-frou, overly pampered pets. But there’s much more to poodle life than meets the eye....

Which dogs make the best running partners?

Which dogs make the best running partners?

23rd December, 2019

Running as a doggy-and-human duo does wonders for the health of the owner and the pooch alike. A good dose of physical activity will help to boost longevity and mental health, all while deepening the unique bond between the two of you....

Labrador is Britain's 'top dog' but continental breeds are on the rise!

Labrador is Britain's 'top dog' but continental breeds are on the rise!

3rd December, 2019

European dog breeds are continuing to grow in popularity, but an old favourite is back at the top of the charts. The latest statistics from the Kennel Club show that the Labrador is once again Britain’s top dog following the short reign of the à la mode French Bulldog....

Which crossbreed dogs make the best pets?

Which crossbreed dogs make the best pets?

27th November, 2019

So many delightful dogs, so little space in your home to keep them or free time to walk them all!...