Allergy Intolerance: Everything you need to know about Hypoallergenic dog food

You’ve probably seen the word ‘hypoallergenic’ around – perhaps on skincare and makeup product labels but what about dog food? Edgard & Cooper’s vet Bo is here to offer some advice about hypoallergenic dog food and finding the right one for your BFF (Best Furry Friend). If a product is hypoallergenic, it means it’s suitable for … Read more

a litter of puppies sitting on a step

Preparing For a New Puppy!

Bringing your puppy home. This is a big transition in your pup’s life and can cause a lot of stress for the pup. Bear in mind that your new pup has lost all that is familiar to it, including its mother and its siblings.  Our job is to provide every comfort possible so that we … Read more

Preparing for a New Puppy!

Bringing your puppy home. This is a big transition in your pup’s life and can cause a lot of stress for the pup. Bear in mind that your new pup has lost all that is familiar to it, including its mother and its siblings.  Our job is to provide every comfort possible so that we can … Read more

Preparing for a New Puppy

Bringing your puppy home. This is a big transition in your pup’s life and can cause a lot of stress for the pup. Bear in mind that your new pup has lost all that is familiar to it, including its mother and its siblings.  Our job is to provide every comfort possible so that we … Read more

two dogs running through water

Possessiveness also known as resource guarding – what does it mean?

Over the last few days, I have received phone call from concerned owners whose dogs are displaying aggression. The common factor in all cases was the dog displayed aggression when the owner was trying to remove something from the dog. Dogs are very curious animals and love to explore novel items by holding them in … Read more

Two bull dogs sitting next to each other

Click and Collect……not for Pets!

Q1. How is PetBond so different to other sites? We are very unique, and are a dedicated website where people can now safely visit and meet their next new pet with peace of mind. We are designed and managed by a team of experienced and caring vets who have pet health and welfare at the … Read more

Dog in crate looking out through gate door

Crate Training or Not?

Samantha Rawson CAAB. The Canine College. In times past dogs were curtailed to the kitchen. Modern living seems to promote and favour open plan living, however this is not always conducive to the training and management of your family dog.  A house with doors and segregated areas make it much easier to control the movement … Read more

a wolf type dog looking to its right

Love you to Death. How we hurt animals we cherish?

I must have been about four when we drove to buy a dog. The day is now only a haze of Sunday afternoon impressions of rain and green, of the muddy track somewhere in the Stirlingshire countryside, a room, a log fire, and the two chosen puppies who would be the confidants of my growing … Read more

women and a dog sitting on a hammock

Pets not Prescriptions

Now more so than ever, has the demand for pets increased. Primarily puppies and pet dogs, and this is a very interesting time in most societies when we look at some of the reasons why? Is it boredom, is it about having another project to focus on, or are we actually becoming as a society … Read more

a toddler and a dog sitting together

Pause Dogs & Puppies

As time evolves, without a doubt we have all seen the importance of dogs and puppies in our lives increase. There is a greater human animal bond now more than we have ever seen in our civilisation. Is this down to the increased ‘humanisation” of pets, or has the advent of technology and the internet … Read more