High Energy Dog Breeds

High Energy Dog Breeds

Dog owners in search of a new dog to welcome into their family will often be faced with many choices. One thing that tends to confuse potential owners is the sheer variety of dog breeds on offer, along with all the different sizes and coat types available for each breed. Active families who enjoy the … Read more

Why does my dog keep sneezing?

Why does my dog keep sneezing

We often get asked ‘Why does my dog keep sneezing?’ There are a lot of reasons why dogs sneeze. The first thing that you should know is that the common cold we get is not transferable to our canine companions. There are several reasons that dogs sneeze.  Sometimes they sneeze due to pollen, dust, household … Read more

Jagd Terrier

Jagd Terrier

The Jagd Terrier (German: “hunting terrier”) is a dog type developed from the German Pinscher and Deutscher Spitz, used as all-purpose hunting dogs once they were turned loose in large game coverts for hunting foxes or other quarry. They also served to drive game towards waiting hunters, as beagles do with rabbits. They were also … Read more

Antibiotics for Dogs

Antibiotics for Dogs

Medical Disclaimer: patterdaleterriers.co.uk does not intend to provide veterinary advice. We go to great lengths to help users better understand their dogs; however, the content on this blog is not a substitute for veterinary guidance. For more information, please read our privacy policy. Antibiotics are used to treat infections caused by bacteria. They can help deal with … Read more

Martingale Dog Collar

Martingale Dog Collar

A Martingale dog collar (not to be confused with a Greyhound collar) is a comfortable fabric or leather collar that allows for training as it tightens slightly when the dog starts to pull, but it is safe and not harmful to the dog. They are used by many breeds including whippets, Jack Russells and Patterdale … Read more

Nuttall Patterdale Terrier

Nuttall Patterdale Terrier

If you’re looking for a small terrier that’s great with kids, the Nuttall Patterdale Terrier is the perfect breed for you. This little dog is confident, fun-loving and protective. It has pointed ears just like its cousin the Jack Russell terrier, and has a slightly heavier bone structure. The Nuttall Patterdale Terrier is best suited … Read more

Simparica for Dogs

Simparica for Dogs

If you are a dog owner, you will be aware of the importance of using flea and tick treatments. Fleas and ticks can have a negative impact on your dogs skins and health. Infestations can be at best uncomfortable and at worse painful and get infected. One of the recommended treatments is Simparica for dogs. … Read more

Adopting a Dog

Adopting a Dog

***Today’s blog is a guest post by Shruti Battacharya from the Happy Puppers dog blog!*** Adding a new member to the family is a huge decision. First, you need to decide who is going to be your perfect companion (is it a dog, cat or another animal?). Then, you need to focus on the qualities, … Read more