puppy

The importance of socialisation for puppies and kittens

2019-11-29T15:27:29+00:00

Socialisation is the process of getting new pets accustomed to their new environment, along with learning appropriate behaviours. The aim is to introduce a wide variety of people, situations and animals, and to give them a chance to explore. Although easy to do, it does take time, patience, regular effort and planning. It will give [...]

The importance of socialisation for puppies and kittens2019-11-29T15:27:29+00:00

Parvo in puppies – the facts

2018-10-05T12:35:43+00:00

Canine parvovirus (CPV2) or ‘parvo’ was first identified in 1978. It’s a highly contagious virus that spread worldwide within two years, becoming the most common cause of viral gastroenteritis in dogs worldwide, and accounting for up to 58% of cases of severe diarrhoea requiring hospitalisation in the UK. CPV2 is fatal in 91% of infected [...]

Parvo in puppies – the facts2018-10-05T12:35:43+00:00

Will my puppy grow properly if I neuter?

2018-04-25T14:32:56+00:00

We get a lot of questions about neutering… and that makes sense, because there are a lot of factors to consider! However, in this blog, I’m going to try and clear up any confusion you might have! What is neutering? Neutering is a surgical procedure whereby the dog is rendered permanently sterile (unable to bear [...]

Will my puppy grow properly if I neuter?2018-04-25T14:32:56+00:00