how to help your dog with separation anxiety

How to help your dog with separation anxiety. 10 easy steps.

Dogs want to be with their families, and they enjoy being around the rest of the pets in the house. The majority of dogs do not like being left alone. This is true even of dogs that seemingly enjoy their own company. People who are away from home all day can find it difficult to …

what is a dog run

What is a dog run?

Dog owners can’t always be with their pet. This is why people invest in outside dog runs. They provide the opportunity for dogs to get fresh air and exercise without being left outside, away from human company. But there are some things you should know before buying one of these structures. A dog run is …

how long can a cocker spaniel be left alone

How long can a Cocker spaniel be left alone?

For most Cocker spaniel owners it’s not possible to spend every hour with their pet and there are often occasions when they need to leave their dog on their own. None of us like to leave our pets unaccompanied but, with some thought and planning it is possible to make the time apart relatively painless. …

when can you bathe a cocker spaniel puppy

When can you bathe a Cocker spaniel puppy?

It’s fact that Cocker spaniels get dirty and that they can end up smelling and it’s important that you bathe your dog to ensure that he stays healthy. Bathing a spaniel also enables you to check him over for injuries, skin problems and to generally make sure that his coat is okay. But, what about …

do dog kennels need to be insulated

Do dog kennels need to be insulated?

For many dog owners, particularly those that have working dogs or a large pack, keeping the dogs in the house is simply not an option and a kennel is a must. Dogs adapt well to kennel life and are often healthier than those that live indoors providing that their needs are met and they are …

why do dogs bark in their sleep

Why do dogs bark in their sleep?

If you have a dog or have ever been around dogs when they sleep then there is a strong possibility that you will have heard them barking or yipping while they are asleep. Often this will be accompanied by lip twitching, paw twitching and movement of legs and, for a novice dog owner, can, at …