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14 February 2019
HEALTHY HABITS FOR OWNERS WHO LOVE THEIR DOGS
This Valentine's Day, prove your love by incorporating these easy rituals into your lifestyle. Not only do they add life to years, but they're fun and can be enjoyed together to enhance your bond. Your dog is your True Love, so why wouldn't you want to improve their longevity and quality of life? READ MORE....
1 March 2019
Your Canine Athlete, Early Specialisation & Injury
I often get asked why there seems to be such a high incidence of injuries in young, well-bred working dogs. In my practice, I see many agility dogs, so often the question refers to dogs who are currently undergoing veterinary treatment or therapy of some sort. There are many factors that contribute to the risk of injury in agility, and some researchers have looked into factors such as speed, jump height, the dog’s technique and type of surface competed or trained on, etc. However, one of the major factors leading to injury in many talented young dogs is this:
THEY ARE SIMPLY JUST TOO TALENTED.