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Grooming a Spaniel: How Do I Keep Them Clean?

Got a smelly Spaniel that could do with a tidy-up? You don’t have to take them to a professional (and expensive) grooming salon. In fact, you could give them a DIY groom at home; in a place where they’re most comfortable. Getting into the habit of doing a groom at home will come in handy, too. Spaniels don’t think about where they’re playing. They’ll follow their nose wherever it takes them–which is […]

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10 Essential Spaniel Training Commands to Teach Your Puppy

Spaniels are excitable, energetic, and love to learn. A combination of excitement and the constant need for mental stimulation can turn into negative behavior if not managed correctly. But, if you give your Spaniel training from an early age (especially during the socialisation period), it’s likely that they will also be well-behaved. You won’t need to apologise to friends and family for the puppy jumping all over them–and it could even save […]

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Homemade Dog Treats: 10 Delicious DIY Recipes Your Pooch Will Love

It’s no secret that every dog loves treats. They are the perfect tool for reinforcing good behaviour and play an essential role in training any dog. But, you also want to consider your dog’s health at the same time. What better way to monitor what your dog is consuming than by making your own homemade dog treats? It may seem a little extravagant and but it doesn’t have to be difficult. Here’s […]

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How to Slow Down Your Dog Eating: 5 Quick Tips

Your dog wolfs down their food like there’s no tomorrow. Their bowl is licked clean before you even turn around. While that might be interpreted as a good thing (because they obviously love the food you’re feeding them), it can cause serious problems. In this guide, we’ll talk about the danger of eating too fast, and 6 easy ways to make your dog eat slower. This post contains affiliate links. Please read […]

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11 Essential Things to Keep Your Dog Cool in Summer

It’s tough for a dog to regulate their own temperature in summer. The temperature can be enough to make them exhausted. And if you’re not careful, your dog might catch heatstroke–a potentially fatal problem that killed 58 dogs in one year alone. So, how can you take care of your dog in summer and make sure they’re safe? In this guide, we’ll share the 11 ways you can keep your dog cool […]

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Bella & Duke Dog Food Review (+ 50% Discount Code)

Thinking of getting started with raw dog food? Hugo did–and it’s the best thing we’ve ever done for him. Before, we’d tried four different types of Spaniel dog food, and it was rare that he ate it. We had to bribe him to eat kibble by pouring beef stock over, or adding some of our dinner to. But even then, he still wouldn’t it eat it most times. He’d starve himself, instead. […]

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Buying a Sprocker Spaniel Puppy? Here’s What You Need to Know

 Are you thinking of buying a Sprocker Spaniel puppy? Puppies are really cute and seem fun! However, becoming a dog owner is a big responsibility. After all, you’ll be responsible for taking care of another life alongside your own. Sprocker Spaniels are cute, fun, energetic, and extremely adaptable. They get along very well with children. However, there are a few things you need to consider before bringing your furry friend home. In this […]

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7 Popular Spaniel Mixes: Which Should You Get?

Do you want to add a Spaniel mix to your family? There are three types of purebred Spaniel: The Springer, Cocker, and King Charles Spaniel. But breeders are starting to breed Spaniel crossbreeds—with some of these so-called “designer dogs” set to be more popular than their crossbreed relatives. Each mix has their own personality, temperament, and appearance. How do you know which is the perfect crossbreed for your family? In this guide, […]

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Dogs and the Coronavirus Lockdown: The Rules (& How to Keep them Entertained)

Before we dive into this post, let’s get serious for a moment. The coronavirus situation is terrifying, and with the UK government essentially taking us into lockdown, there’s not much we can do… Other than keep safe. That’s especially hard when you’re a dog parent to Spaniels, who have all the energy in the world. I’ve seen tons of questions asking how this impacts dog owners. Are we able to walk our […]

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10+ Dog Walking Tips for a Stress-Free Walk

Did you know that a little less than half dog owners in the UK walk their dog on a daily basis? The same report found that people avoid walking their dogs for a variety of reasons, including: Their dog doesn’t like wet weather (20%) They wanted to avoid their pup getting dirty (4%) Owners were too tired, wanted to stay warm, or didn’t have enough time This is bad news across the […]

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