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Ask the expert: Herbal insect repellents

With spring in the air and the hot summer months just around the corner, it’s time to say a reluctant hello to fleas and mosquitos again. There are several ways to treat fleas on dogs but most people are unaware that a number of herbs can be quite effective in preventing a flea infestation and keep those irritating mosquitoes where they belong — as far as possible from you and your dogs. 

Ask the expert: Bloating and GDV

An accumulation of gasses in your dog’s stomach, or bloating, is serious. In fact, untreated bloating can lead to severe problems within a couple of hours. Our in-house vet gives a quick overview of what to look out for and how to treat and prevent bloating and its nasty cousin, gastric dilatation and volvulus (GDV).

Ask the expert: Preventing your dog from eating anything in his path

Dogs will be dogs. And eating everything he can get his paws on is pretty much part of your dog’s nature. But there are some tips and tricks to minimise the damage and prevent your dog from eating random stuff. JOCK’s in-house vet gave us some advice on curbing your dog’s outdoor eating habits.   …

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