Autumn dangers

Autumn is the season for muddy woodland walks, kicking through piles of crunchy golden leaves and wrapping yourself up, ready to battle the wet and windy weather. Although autumnal walks with your dog can be beautiful, it’s important to be aware of the seasonal dangers that could be harmful to them.
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Are conkers poisonous to dogs?

On crisp autumn walks your dog may come across conkers that have fallen from a horse chestnut tree, but are these shiny seeds poisonous or harmful to dogs, what happens if your dog eats one and when should you contact your vet for advice?
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Awards update

Important message for those competing at Kennel Club licensed events. Please see the latest update on awards.

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Fun games for isolation

The main problem with isolation for your dog will be boredom and possibly lack of exercise, so finding ways of keeping them active is very important.

Fun tips for self isolation with your dog
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Weight management

If you’re unsure if your dog is overweight then you’re not alone. Many owners find it difficult to spot when their dog is overweight.

Is my dog overweight?
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Walking through the woods with your dog you may come across a scattering of acorns underneath an oak tree, what should you do if your dog eats them?

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