Bone Broth Recipe

Benefits of Bone Broth: Helps maintain a healthy gut, especially for dogs with digestive issues Supports your dog’s immune system and detoxes his liver Helps protect his joints as it is packed with collagen Is full of minerals and vitamins Great for picky eaters or older dogs who aren’t as interested in their food as…

Taking care of your dogs Teeth

It is vitally important to take care of your dogs teeth in order to ensure healthy teeth and gums and prevent dental disease. Dental disease can lead to other health problems such as heart, lung and kidney disease. Make sure to take your dog to the vet once a year to have his teeth professionally…

What Pellets should I choose?

dog eating pellets

This is probably the most common question clients ask me. Between commercial dry food, B.A.R.F diets and home-cooked food, dog owners are generally left baffled on where to begin. Over the next few blogs, I will be exploring which options are best for your dog as well as your pocket. Walking through the Pet Food…

Busting Your Dog’s Boredom

Busting your dog’s Boredom

I am often asked for advice on a variety of behavioural problems that dog owners are struggling to correct. Nine times out of ten these problems are caused by boredom. Excessive barking, chewing, digging and destructiveness are all examples of behavioural problems that may be caused by boredom. Training is always recommended when dealing with…

Kennelling a Dog with Separation Anxiety

A dog who is suffering from Separation Anxiety will show signs of distress, anxiety and destructiveness, when left alone. Symptoms of separation anxiety include barking, howling, chewing, digging, whining etc. Dogs who suffer from Separation Anxiety will show these behaviours when left alone or around the time you would usually leave for work. Kennelling a…

What Do I Feed My Dog?

What Do I Feed My Dog

In my previous two newsletters I discussed which brand of dry food to feed your dog as well as the Raw Food diet for dogs.  Some dog owners would like to give their dog more nutrition than conventional dry dog food provides and so cooking for your dog is a great way to do this.…

Raw diet / B.A.R.F

Raw or BARF Dog Food

Many clients have been asking me for advice on what to feed their dogs. In my previous blog I discussed what to look for when choosing what brand of pellets to feed your dog. In this blog I will be looking at the very controversial “Raw” diet for dogs. Despite being domesticated, our dogs are…

Keeping Your Dog Cool During Summer

Keeping your dog cool during Summer

Keeping your dog cool during Summer I am sure we can all agree that it has been an exceptionally hot summer so far. Swimming pools, iced drinks and aircons are just a few awesome means of keeping cool during the stifling heat; unfortunately it isn’t so easy for our furry friends. Breeds that originate from…