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Play and Exercise for Dogs

Exercise is an essential element to a happy dog’s life.  Dogs need play and exercise to fulfill physical needs but also emotional and social needs.  The type of and amount of activity you can offer your dog may differ according to their age, fitness and surroundings. (more…)

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Exercise for Dogs with Arthritis

Arthritis is a degenerative joint disease which typically results in joints which are painful and in discomfort. Damage to joint cartilage causes exposure of the underlying bone, resulting in thickened and inflamed joint structures and a stiff and immobile joint. Animals suffering from arthritis are often in varying degrees of pain.  In severe cases, animals […]

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Doggy Rules for Play with Other Dogs

Dogs love to play with other dogs and as long as your dogs are friendly and well socialised then this would be an excellent exercise for them. It is vitally important that you choose the area carefully and assess its safety before you allow dogs to play there. It is also essential that your dog […]

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Breed Excercise Requirements

Every dog needs exercise, regardless of their size, shape and breed.  However, some dogs have greater requirements than others. There is of course huge breed and individual variation but we have tried to group dogs according to their size. (more…)

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Dogs

Vital Pet Health’s article library provides you with a wealth of information on a range of dog related topics whether it be dog healthcare, dog nutrition, dog diseases or  information on the latest dog products. Our team of independent pet health experts are constantly updating our articles so you can be sure your getting the […]

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Welcome to Vital Pet Health

Welcome to Vital Pet Health

Welcome to Vital Pet Health. As the UK’s leading pet website we are dedicated to improving the health of your pets. Our team of vets and animal health experts have produced a range of informative articles which give you a trusted source of pet health information. Our new subscription service allows members to to ask […]

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