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Preparing for a Puppy | Tips For Puppy Owners

Preparing for a Puppy | Tips For Puppy Owners

Preparing for a puppy can be a big task if you don’t know where to begin, so we’re here to help with tips to get you and your family ready. 

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Feeding a Fussy Dog

Feeding a Fussy Dog

As a dog owner, it can be difficult feeding a fussy dog, especially if they normally love the food you give them. We’ve got some great tips and tricks to help you get your pooch back on their food and keep it that way! Give them a time limit Having...

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3 Best Dog Breeds for Children

3 Best Dog Breeds for Children

If you’re looking to add a pooch to your family, then we’ve got some helpful tips for you on the best dog breeds for children. We’re going to give you our top 3, but there are many more breeds that are wonderful for families as well. If your breed isn’t...

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Benefits of Having an Office Dog

Benefits of Having an Office Dog

There’s been a huge rise in research of the benefits of having an office dog and it’s hard to ignore! Many offices across the globe have introduced a little pooch to their workplace already - including Barking Heads HQ! Is this something you would love to have? Let’s take a...

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5 Things To Expect When You Get A New Puppy

5 Things To Expect When You Get A New Puppy

Getting a new puppy is an exciting time for the whole family, but some may not know quite what to expect when you become a fur parent. We’re going to give you some tips on things to expect when your puppy arrives in your home, how to keep them happy...

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Common Health Issues In Large Breed Dogs

Common Health Issues In Large Breed Dogs

We’re sure we speak for a lot of you when we say we’d do anything to keep our dogs happy, so when they get poorly it can be very hard for both them and us! With owners of bigger pooches in mind, we’re going to take you through a handful of...

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Five easy ways to keep your dog cool in hot weather

Five easy ways to keep your dog cool in hot weather

In the summertime when the weather is hot, you should make sure you’re taking care of your dog. In the summertime, have your puppy, have your poochy on your mind… Well, that was fun! But, seriously, now that the warmer months are approaching, our pets will certainly start to feel...

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What are dogs trying to say when they bark?

What are dogs trying to say when they bark?

Our canine companions talk to us every single day. From a simple hello to something with a bit more meaning, dogs have a variety of sounds in order to communicate what they really want from us and others around them. Unlike humans, this set of sounds is universally understood by...

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Top 5 dog trends of 2018

Top 5 dog trends of 2018

Our love for our pets is constantly rising, it comes as no surprise to us that there’s an increase in extravagant pet trends, ensuring our little companions are spoilt to the ends of the earth. After discovering dog yoga and pet retreats were big news last year, we’ve delved into...

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Gluten allergy in dogs - could your hound have an intolerance?

Gluten allergy in dogs - could your hound have an intolerance?

You have probably heard about humans who suffer with Coeliac disease and must follow a gluten-free diet, but did you know gluten allergy in dogs is also a problem? Certain pooches just can’t stomach the protein that’s found in wheat and other grains such as rye, barley and oats, and...

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Caring for toy breed dogs

Caring for toy breed dogs

Toy breed dogs may be the smallest of canine companions, but they’re still a huge commitment. As with any dog, they require lots of love and attention from their owners, with some specific needs thanks to their miniature size. So, being small doesn’t necessarily mean being easier to look after!...

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Where are the UK’s best dog-friendly beaches?

Where are the UK’s best dog-friendly beaches?

A beach adventure is one of our fur-avourite ways to spend a day or two with our pooches. Seaside walkies, a dip in the ocean, sunbathing (if we’re lucky enough to see the sun), and meeting fellow dog owners and their four-legged friends: blissful. But finding beautiful beaches that also...

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