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What does your dog’s poo tell you?

10 min read – Dr Hannah Godfrey MRCVS – 0 Comments

As a pet parent, you probably know what’s normal in terms of your dog's poo. But you might not know that the features of your dog’s poo can actually give you information about their health. Read on to find out what's normal with dog poo and learn what might your dog’s poo be telling you.

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Managing separation anxiety in dogs

7 min read – petactivelife – 3 Comments

Is your dog feeling distressed when you leave the house? Chances are, it’s separation anxiety. Read about the signs and causes, and find out how you can help.

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A Dog’s Dinner: Guide to a healthy balanced diet

11 min read – Dr Hannah Godfrey MRCVS – 0 Comments

With so many options and opinions on dog food, it can be tricky to know which diet to choose. Our handy guide helps you choose the healthiest diet for your dog.

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How to keep your dog’s digestive system healthy

4 min read – petactivelife – 0 Comments

The digestive system plays a major part in a dog's overall wellbeing. Here's how to keep your canine's tummy in tip-top condition.

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How long should you walk a puppy for?

8 min read – petactivelife – 0 Comments

There's a lot to think about with a new puppy. Including how much exercise he or she should be getting. Here's the 'walkies' lowdown…

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Dogs licking faces – the good, the bad and the ugly

8 min read – Dr Hannah Godfrey MRCVS – 0 Comments

Did you know dog saliva can harbour lots of bugs that can make us seriously unwell. So, what are the risks of letting your dog lick your face? And why? Read on for more.

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Dog physiotherapy exercises

6 min read – Kathryn Hall BSc Hons, PGDip, NAVP – 0 Comments

Canine physiotherapist, Kathryn Hall, talks to Pet Active Life about the benefits of dog physiotherapy.

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Dog Articles

Dog

What is Muscle Atrophy in dogs?

5 min read – petactivelife – 0 Comments

When the muscles in a dog's body start to weaken and waste away, it's known as Muscle Atrophy. Learn how to spot the signs.

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How to clean your pets’ teeth

7 min read – petactivelife – 0 Comments

Your pet’s dental health contributes to its overall health. The teeth should be looked after in the same way as any other part of the body…

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Everything a new dog owner needs to know

9 min read – petactivelife – 0 Comments

Welcoming a new furry family member is so exciting, but there's also lot to think about! Here's all you need to know.

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Dog physiotherapy exercises

6 min read – Kathryn Hall BSc Hons, PGDip, NAVP – 0 Comments

Canine physiotherapist, Kathryn Hall, talks to Pet Active Life about the benefits of dog physiotherapy.

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Cat Articles

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Everything you need to know about Arthritis in cats

7 min read – Dr Ellen Marcinkiewicz MRCVS – 0 Comments

Arthritis in cats is common. Know what to look out for and how to approach treatment, so you're better placed to help.

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Does stress cause Cystitis in cats?

6 min read – Dr Sarah-Jane Molier MRCVS – 0 Comments

Stress in cats is not only detrimental to their wellbeing, it can have physical manifestations, too. One of these is Cystitis (inflammation of the bladder).

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Cystitis in cats: the causes and treatments

8 min read – Dr Sarah-Jane Molier MRCVS – 0 Comments

What is Cystitis in cats? How do we spot the signs? Is it easy to treat? Dr Sarah-Jane Molier tackles the FAQs…

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Causes of Diarrhoea in cats

9 min read – Gemma Cliffin – 0 Comments

Dr Gemma Cliffin explains the different possible causes of Diarrhoea in cats, and when to seek treatment.

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