The must-read Five Welfare Needs you need to keep your pets healthy and happy:
Behaviour, Companionship, Diet, Environment, Health
The secrets of socialisation in their first few weeks, the best way to train them – and keeping their tails wagging with toys and regular exercise.
Why do dogs need lots of friends? How long is it safe to leave a dog alone for? Should you leave your dog with a trusted friend or take them on holiday?
Is commercial food or home-made best? How often should I feed my pup? Why are treats bad? Why dogs don’t always need the same amount of food. How to check if your pooch is porky.
Where to put a dog’s bed. How to get them used to car travel. Clearing up after your dog.
From registering to microchipping, vaccinating to worming and neutering to grooming – all you need to know to keep your four-legged friend in fine fettle.
Practical help for surviving winter and Christmas, avoiding spring Easter eggs, keeping cool on summer holidays to coping with scary autumn fireworks.
From chocolate to chives, bees to bottles, flowers to fleas – our poisons and hazards guide has some well known, some common sense and some that may surprise you. How many do you know?
From Addison’s disease to Zinc poisoning, here’s a wealth of expert information. It’s written in easy to read and understand plain English, so you can find just what you want quickly.
What you need to think about before getting a pet and where it’s best to get it from
Protect your pet with pet insurance and save £1000s should the worst happen.