Puppy at the beach

Lhasa Apsos are small but fiercely independent dogs who are best suited to colder mountainous climates, where body heat preservation is of greater importance than exerting lots of energy through exercise. If you’ve read about the curious origins of the Lhasa Apso, you’ll know that the breed has ancient Tibetan…

Lhasa Apso puppy sitting on grass
With the August Bank Holiday fast approaching, many families are already planning their perfect day out. But did you know that this Bank Holiday is also National Dog Day? As many dog owners will know, it can be difficult to find venues that are dog friendly, and nobody wants to leave their dog at home,

Dogs are known for their ability to intensely stare at their owners, sometimes for no apparent reason. I do not mean the guilty look after a pair of my socks has gone missing. Or even the pleading look when food is available. I know and recognise this behaviour only too…

Puppy walking along pathway

Our wonderful doggy companions provide us with unconditional love and happiness. Unfortunately, the major pitfall with dog ownership comes when inevitably we are forced to say goodbye. The average life expectancy for dogs is around 10-11 years, which of course is not nearly long enough. The general health and quality…