Monthly Archives: August 2011

Your Questions: Growling Over Food?

  Dear Katarina, After years of pestering by our children we finally gave in a brought home a new puppy. Monty is a Cavoodle who is five months old now, the other day I gave him a big bone to … Continue reading

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Dog Attacks and Breed Specific Legislation

The issue of Breed Specific Legislation (BSL) has again come under the spotlight in Victoria after a young child was sadly mauled to death by a neighbours dog. A few days later another attack on an elderly lady by two … Continue reading

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Your Questions: How Much Walking Is Too Much?

Dear Katarina, How long should one walk a three month old Irish Setter? Since his second batch of vaccinations a week ago we’ve been going out for two walks on a 1.8m lead each day — one in the morning … Continue reading

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Vale Ben

Unfortunately I had to have Ben ‘put to sleep’ last night. For a few months now Ben has been having seizures that we have been unable to control. Ben was diagnosed with Idiopathic Epilepsy, another way of saying, no cause … Continue reading

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Your Questions: Dog Jumping on Strangers?

Hi Katarina, I was hoping you could help me with a problem I am having with my dog. He is a one year old Labrador and thinks that everyone loves him. So much so, that he takes it upon himself … Continue reading

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