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Why do Cocker spaniels dig? How to stop it

So, your Cocker spaniel is digging your yard or garden up making your lawn and flowerbeds looking like a battlefield or the luna landscape. You’ll have probably tried a few things and will be wondering why do Cocker spaniels dig? Digging is a natural instinct in Cockers and for many dogs they will dig simply …

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Do dogs get hayfever? What to look for and how to treat it

Many humans suffer from allergic reactions to pollen during the summer months and, for people, it is widely recognised and there are ways to deal with the discomfort. If you have a dog then you may be wondering do dogs get hayfever? The answer is yes, dogs can suffer from an allergic reaction to pollen …

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Do Cocker Spaniels Smell? Sometimes, but it’s easy to deal with

You may wonder do Cocker spaniels smell? It’s fair to say that all dogs give off a doggy odour, particularly when they get wet or dirty. For a dog that lives in a house then the dog smell can be a problem for some owners. Keeping your spaniel free from bad smells and helping him …

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What can you give a dog to stop diarrhea? What you should know

Diarrhea can be a common problem in dogs of all breeds. Dogs are classic scavengers and will eat literally anything that they find which resembles a cheap or tasty meal. Often our dog’s diet is not what we would ideally like it to be and he can end up with diarrhea. When this happens may …

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How to prevent heatstroke in spaniels (plus 5 other summer hazards)

Heatstroke in spaniels is a very real risk during periods of hot and even warm weather, and you should always be concious of the seasonal changes that can affect the health and ability of your dog. The weather where I am has been unseasonably warm for the time of year, and this has made me …