Most dog owners loathe the wet and cold weather as it can often mean little accidents around the house. In all fairness, we wouldn’t like to stand out in the freezing cold or pouring rain to take care of business, so it’s not hard to understand why our dogs don’t either. This DIY real grass toilet for dogs will be a...

We know that starting the day with a good breakfast fuels us for the rest of the day. This delicious recipe means starting your dog’s day with a breakfast that is easy, quick and healthy can be part of your routine, too. Oats are high in good nutrients such as iron, manganese, zinc, and B vitamins. And, low in...

Jacqueline Boyd, Nottingham Trent University Can dogs tell when we are happy, sad or angry? As a dog owner, I feel confident not only that I can tell what kind of emotional state my pets are in, but also that they respond to my emotions. Yet as a hard-headed scientist, I try to take a more rational and pragmatic...

What happens when you combine the skills of a qualified dressmaker and pattern maker with a former vet nurse who has a passion for doxies and retro-style? A most distinct and unique label that applies design and technical principles to even the most basic of items. We asked Ashleigh Brook, the designer behind label...

Your dog has a better memory than a chimpanzee Claudia Uller, Kingston University Any dog owner will tell you how smart they think their dog is. What we usually think of as smartness in dogs is measured or observed in their external behaviour. Being able to respond to commands, for example, or remember the location...