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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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Border Collie in the forest

How much exercise does a Border Collie need?

Border Collies were originally bred to herd sheep – they had to be able to manage long days on the…

25 November, 2020

Beagle wearing a harness

How much exercise does my Beagle need?

Beagles are cheerful, affectionate dogs who love to spend time with their humans.  They were originally bred as scent hounds…

20 November, 2020

German Shepherd running

How much exercise does a German Shepherd need?

Whether you’re lucky enough to own a German Shepherd already or thinking about having one join your family, knowing just…

11 November, 2020

West Highland White Terrier sat amongst flowers

How much exercise does my West Highland Terrier need?

West Highland Terriers or ‘Westies’ as they are affectionately known, are spirited, friendly dogs who enjoy spending time with their…

02 November, 2020

Border Terrier

How much exercise does my Border Terrier need?

The brilliant Border Terrier was originally bred to assist in foxhunts by helping to drive foxes out of their dens. …

28 October, 2020

Large Munsterlander lying on grass

Case Study: Recovering from elbow dysplasia

Lucy, a PhD student in Leeds, is the proud paw-rent of Otis, a two-year-old Large Munsterlander. When Otis was just…

27 October, 2020

Black dog standing on two legs

Dog Pilates: Everything you need to know

Pilates is a fantastic form of exercise that can help strengthen our muscles all over our body, improve flexibility and…

12 October, 2020

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