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Exercising your dog

Keeping fit with your dog is so much fun! Find out everything you need to know about exercising your dog, from swimming to agility and more.

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Golden Retriever running in forest

How much exercise does a Golden Retriever need?

Golden Retrievers are a favourite family dog – they tend to be well mannered, gentle, and great with kids. But…

18 September, 2020

Two golden labrador retrievers sitting amongst white flowers

How much exercise does a Labrador need?

Labradors are amongst the most popular family pets in the UK thanks to their loyalty, gentle nature, and intelligence. Like…

17 September, 2020

Cockapoo walking in the woods

How much exercise does a Cockapoo need?

Whether you already have a Cockapoo, or you’re planning on having one of these furry bundles of fun, you need…

27 August, 2020

Wet Jack Russell Terrier in a forest

How much exercise does a Jack Russell Terrier need?

Jack Russell Terriers are spirited, independent little dogs. These pups may be small but they’re no lap dogs. They were…

24 August, 2020

Cocker Spaniel wearing a PitPat

How much exercise do Cocker Spaniels need?

Cocker Spaniels are wonderful pups with affectionate and playful personalities. These dogs come from long lines of working dogs and…

12 August, 2020

Siberian Husky sat on rock in a field

Case Study: Building fitness after being rescued

Found on the streets of a university campus in Seoul, South Korea, Juno had no tag or microchip. Yongin Rescue…

11 August, 2020


Canicross: A beginner’s guide

Whether you’re new to running or have been pounding the trails for years, taking your dog along with you could…

17 July, 2020

Border Collie outside

Sheepdog Trials: What you need to know

Using dogs to herd sheep is an ancient practice – dogs have been used to guard and herd livestock for…

22 June, 2020

Springer Spaniel leaping over jump

Dog agility: getting started

Agility is a fantastic way to exercise and train your dog, and it’s great fun as well. Healthy dogs of…

22 June, 2020

Dog on a hike

Hiking with your dog: what you need to know

Everyone knows that dogs make pawfect hiking companions, but it’s fair to say that there is a bit more preparation…

17 June, 2020