Code of practice for the welfare of dogs

Code of practice for the welfare of dogs
13 Sep

Source: courtesy of https://www.gov.uk/guidance/animal-welfare-legislation-protecting-pets#codes-of-practice There is no one “perfect” way to care for all dogs because every dog, and every situation, is different but they all have the same needs. It is up to you to find out what your dog’s precise needs are and how to meet them. Under Section 9 of the Animal Welfare Act 2006 (the Act)…

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Information on bringing your dog to the beach

Information on bringing your dog to the beach
14 Aug

Days out at the beach

Source: Information provided “courtesy of the PDSA

https://www.pdsa.org.uk/taking-care-of-your-pet/looking-after-your-pet/puppies-dogs/days-out-at-the-beach-advice-for-dog-owners

We’re lucky to have so many beautiful beaches, lakes and rivers in Britain. They’re wonderful places to enjoy with our dogs, especially when the sun’s shining.

However, there can be hidden hazards for your dog. Here are some things to bear in mind if you’re planning a seaside trip with your pet pooch:

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Dogs die in hot cars

Dogs die in hot cars
05 Jul

Source: courtesy of https://www.rspca.org.uk/adviceandwelfare/pets/dogs/health/heatstroke Dogs die in hot cars Never leave your dog alone in a car on a warm day. If you see a dog in distress in a hot car, dial 999. Many people still believe that it’s ok to leave a dog in a car on a warm day if the windows are left open or they’re…

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