Category: Blog

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Why Does Your Dog Sleep So Much?

Have you ever been cuddling a dog only to suddenly feel the full weight of their head on your arm and realize they’re falling asleep? What’s with that? You call and call them and all they offer is a dopey side-eye; the only thing that makes them jump up is the rattle of the biscuit […]

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You’ve been grooming your dog all wrong!

If you’re the proud owner of any of the dogs listed down below then you may know (or not) that they in fact have a double coat, yes, they have two different layers of hair – keep on reading to find out how to care for their luscious manes, especially as days are getting hotter […]

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3 Reasons Why Barking Is Useful

Previously, we explained how to stop your dog from barking. However, today we’ll be explaining how it may actually be good for you! We’ve all got that dog next-door that never stops barking. And as annoying as it is, it does prove to be useful for both the owner and the dog (if trained correctly) […]

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How To: Bake A Doggy Birthday Cake!

Do you want to learn how to make a doggy cake for your birthday pooch? If so, look no further because we’ve got just the recipe for you! Your dog is gonna love you for this yummy treat! What you’re gonna need: – A greased sandwich tin – One egg – 65g peanut butter – […]

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Relax My Dog FAQs!

We get asked a lot of questions here at Relax My Dog, and though we love answering all of them, we get asked a lot of the same ones quite frequently. So, we’ve decided to create some handy little FAQs to answer all of the questions you’re just itching to know the answer to! 1. […]

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How To: Introduce a Dog to a Cat

Usually, dogs and cats can live together very peacefully. However this will take planning, patience and guidance on your part. Here we are this week to give to the stages you need to make sure your pets can live together and even enjoy each others company. It’s really important to remember that some dogs have […]

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10 Super Doggy Life Hacks

We all need a little bit of help from time to time in finding the best way of looking after our fur babies. Luckily for you, we’ve come up with 10 Super Doggy Life Hacks! You’re gonna wish you knew these before! So, without further ado, here are our life hacks for your doggy! Keep […]

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How To: Crate Train Your Dog

Crate training is a very effective training tool for adult dogs and puppies. It may take a little time and effort to train your dog to use the crate, but it can prove useful in a variety of situations. For instance, if you have a new dog or puppy, a crate is a fantastic way […]

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How To: Care for a Puppy

Are you thinking of getting a new puppy, or have you just got one and you’re wondering what to do next? We’re here to help with our top tips on how to look after a brand new puppy. Taking in a new puppy really isn’t as hard as it may look. As long as you […]

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How to Stop Your Dog From Barking in 5 Easy Steps!

Are you having trouble with your dog barking? Getting tired of hearing it, or complaints from the neighbours? We’re here this week with our top six tips to easing your dogs barking.   Always remember to keep these tips in mind while training: Don’t yell at your dog to be quiet — it just sounds […]