Dog Dew Claw Injury

dog dew claw injury

Have you ever wondered, what’s that little claw on the inside of my dog’s leg? That’s the dewclaw – the dog equivalent of your thumb or big toe. We use these digits for grasping or walking, but dogs use their dewclaws to grip the ground when running or when trying to hold their favourite toy. … Read more

Patterdale Terrier Grooming

Patterdale Terrier Grooming

Patterdales can be smooth or rough haired. The great news about owning a Patterdale terrier is that they do not need extensive grooming like some other breeds such as the bichon frise, poodle or Lhasa Apso. Patterdale terrier grooming should only need to be weekly, even fortnightly and it will be a simple procedure due … Read more

Why is my Dog Scratching?

dog scratching

I often get asked the question why is my dog scratching? The things is that a little bit of scratching is quite normal for a dog. However, when it is repeated scratching, that can signify that there is a n underlying problem. Top Reasons for Dog Scratching Here are the most common reasons for dogs … Read more