Archive for August, 2015

How frequently should dogs be vaccinated?

How frequently should dogs be vaccinated?

(Q) How frequently should dogs be vaccinated? Is it neccessary for them to be done annually?  (A) Vet Roberta Baxter says: Some of the components of vaccines last more than one year and are generally given every three years, but some...

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Should I get one or two dogs?

Should I get one or two dogs?

Want to bring a second dog into your home? Then you need to consider the impact on your current pet, explains Jackie Drakeford. ‘If one is good, two will be even better. If we get a second dog, they can...

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Will my dog cope with my newborn baby?

Will my dog cope with my newborn baby?

(Q) I’m having a baby in the spring. What should I be doing for my dog? (A) Battersea canine welfare trainer Nathalie Ingham says: Having a new baby is such an exciting event. However, it’s amazing what a life-changer it is...

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