We Love Pets News

Jul 6, '2021

How to cope with an excited puppy!

Anyone with a puppy knows that they are full of energy! And as fun as it is to engage them in play, it's important to define boundaries and avoid overexcitement. Practising good habits early on will help your pup mature into a well-behaved dog.

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Jun 4, '2021

Managing your puppy's environment

Puppy proofin’


I’m sure you’ve heard of puppy proofing your home - and you probably start to think of things in your home that might be dangerous to your puppy, like wires lying on the floor or sharp table edges that need covering, for example. However, you might not know that environmental management goes much further than that! Managing your puppy’s environment requires small changes on a daily basis so they have the opportunity to practise appropriate behaviours and make great choices when interacting with their surroundings.

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Feb 22, '2021

Does my dog need toys?

Have you ever wondered the question, "does my dog really need toys?" In short, the answer is YES! We Love Pets Stroud and Tetbury's director, Sophie, explains why.

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May 15, '2020

Puppy's first walk - dos and don'ts for puppy owners

Puppy's first walk is such an exciting milestone in your pup's young life, and as they take their first steps into the unknown, it is up to us as puppy owners to make this experience as positive and beneficial as possible. Before you set foot outside with pup in tow, let us walk you through it with our expert tips on the dos and don'ts of puppy' first walk.

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Mar 24, '2020

How to socialise your puppy during Coronavirus lockdown

The latest advice from the Government to stay home on lockdown is a tough measure to abide by, especially when you have a puppy under three months who needs socialising. Nevertheless, we must do what we can to stay safe and well during the Coronavirus pandemic and that means adapting to a new environment where we need to socialise our puppies in isolation. But how?

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Nov 4, '2019

How and when to socialise your new puppy

Puppy Socialisation

There is a lot of confusion around when it is safe to take your puppy outside. Each type of vaccine is different, however as a general rule you should wait 10 days after your puppy’s had its second vaccination.

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Mar 11, '2019

When should you socialise your puppy?

APDT Advanced Dog Trainer and franchisee Amy Pearson, tells us all about socialising puppies - when is it best to do so, and what to do. 

There is a lot of confusion around when to socialise your puppy. When is it safe to take them outside? When should they start to interact with other dogs? When are they developmentally 'ready'?

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Feb 26, '2018

Preparing your puppy or new dog for vet visits

 

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