5 CommentsThursday, 25 July 2019 | Kate
We love Naturediet food for it's quality, ingredients, palatability, honesty and environmental responsibility. Try Naturediet's Purely range with an extra 10% off with our unique code: MYITCHYDOG10. You know how much we love to rant about the terrible dog food out there posing as healthy, here at My Itchy Dog. So when we recommend a food we really mean it. Try it.
Wednesday, 8 May 2019 | Kate
Giardia is a nasty little parasite which can be dangerous for immuno compromised dogs, cats and humans. How to test for it, treat it and recognise the symptoms.
2 CommentsWednesday, 27 February 2019 | Kate
All dogs should be able to enjoy a healthy treat once in a while but lots dogs have specific requirements that preclude them from enjoy most mainstream treats. We have many different treat ranges for dogs with special dietary requirements so you can pick out something they'll really enjoy.
7 CommentsWednesday, 13 February 2019 | Kate
By the time your dog reaches the age of 3 there's an 80% chance they will have gum disease and tooth decay. A dental at the vet can easily cost £600 but there are easy and really cheap ways to keep on top of your dog's dental health, without stressing you or the dog out
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 | Kate
Using treats as a training tool is very common. Rewarding good behaviour (positive reinforcement) is excellent for training out undesirable behaviour. One thing to remember when training is to be consistent: if you use treats to enforce a rule make sure that rule always applies even when you take the treats away.
4 CommentsWednesday, 24 October 2018 | Kate
All dogs need to chew, it’s part of a dog’s normal behaviour. Chewing relieves anxiety and stimulates your dog. A good chew can occupy a happy dog for hours, and save your beloved shoes or soft furnishings from certain death. But are rawhide chews the answer or is there a safer alternative?
1 CommentWednesday, 6 June 2018 | Kate
Chewing is vital for dogs, and most dogs like to do it. It stimulates the mind, occupies them, alleviates stress, and helps to prevent boredom. But which ear dog chew is right for your dog?
17 CommentsSunday, 4 March 2018 | Kate
Pedigree Dentaflex dental treats are expensive, their strapline "see what good food can do" is misleading and their ingredients are terrible. Too much? I don't think so. Read on to find out why.