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How Do Dogs and Cats Think?

How can we best understand what’s going on in the minds of our cats and dogs? A neurology specialist veterinary nurse breaks it down

lifestyle

Why You Should Get a Tattoo of Your Pet

Could this be the ultimate way to show your love for your pet?

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These Dogs Wait The Longest In Rescue Centres To Be Adopted

They might be bigger, but that just means there’s more of them to love

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health

RSPCA Urges Pet Parents to Neuter Cats Ahead of Kitten Season

The charity is expecting an influx of kittens this summer



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Pet Food Banks Can Help If You’re Struggling to Feed Your Pet

Plus, how to donate to pet food banks to help other pet parents in need

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How to Spot if Your Dog Has Ingested Cannabis as RSPCA Issues Warning

The charity has seen an influx of marijuana poisoning cases in recent years



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Health

Brown terrier dog scratching its ear outdoors
health

Relief for Your Dog: Discover Effective Solutions for Their Seasonal Allergies

A vet explains why environmental allergies flare up and what to do about it

A woman petting her cat on the couch
health

6 Surprising Signs of Arthritis in Cats

They’re not what you’d think, according to veterinary behaviourist Dr Margaret Gruen

They’re not what you’d think, according to veterinary behaviourist Dr Margaret Gruen

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health

Here’s Why Your Dog’s Breath Is the Worst

It might be a sign of a bigger issue

It might be a sign of a bigger issue

Nutrition

Senior cat looking at a bowl of wet food while its owner kneels next to it and pets its back
nutrition

The Reason Why Your Cat is a Picky Eater

A new study reveals a quick fix for your cat’s loss of appetite

An obese dachshund dog plays with a rubber ball on a sandy beach
nutrition

What to Know When Your Vet Says Your Dog is Overweight

Don’t take it personally – even if that’s hard to do

Don’t take it personally – even if that’s hard to do

A dog sniffing a mushroom out of a hand.
nutrition

Mushrooms are great immune-boosters

Behaviour & Training

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behaviour

What to Do When Your Cat Refuses to Use the Litter Box

A cat behaviourist explains why they’re so particular about where they pop a squat

Side view portrait of black young woman playing with cute Shih Tzu dog and doing dog training.
behaviour

How to Use Dog Treats For Training

Here’s your guide to how treats can help as your new pup is learning all the things

Here’s your guide to how treats can help as your new pup is learning all the things

A cute Pit Bull Terrier mixed breed dog listening with a head tilt.
behaviour

Are All Your Silly Nicknames for Your Dog Confusing Them?

I’m baffled by the number of names I call my dog. Is my dog baffled, too?

I’m baffled by the number of names I call my dog. Is my dog baffled, too?

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A woman with glasses holds out a whippet to a boy with pink hair and glasses
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How To Safely Surrender Your Pet If You Have No Other Choice

It should be a last resort, and there are plenty of options to explore first, but here’s how to surrender your pet safely if you have to

A woman sitting on her patio with her Irish Setter dog on the grass in front of her.
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How To Create a Dog-Friendly Garden

Green fingers at the ready...

Green fingers at the ready...

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How To Create a Cat-Safe Garden

Green fingers at the ready

Green fingers at the ready