What Are The Best Dog Harnesses?

What Are The Best Dog Harnesses?

Behaviour
You may have noticed more and more dogs are now wearing harnesses when they go off on adventures - but why are they wearing them? Are they better than other pieces of equipment? Are certain harnesses better than others? Let's find out!
What Is A 'Kong' And How Do I Use It?

What Is A 'Kong' And How Do I Use It?

Behaviour
You will regularly hear dog owners, groomers, and trainers raving about the wonder that is the 'Kong' - but, what exactly is it, do you need one, and how do you even use it? 

We're here to answer all of these questions and, TLDR: yes, you need one! 
5 Ways to Keep Your Dog Happy

5 Ways to Keep Your Dog Happy

Behaviour

Most dogs of today have a lovely, relaxing lifestyle, with a warm bed to snuggle up in, food whenever they want it, and a loving family around them. However, this life of luxury often paves the way for boredom, which can bring a whole host of issues to you as the owner.

But, there are ways you can keep your dogs occupied, whilst still giving them a fabulous life! We've put together a collection of five toys you can give to your dog to ensure they stay get all the activity they need - helping them to be on their best behaviour. 

5 Doggy Must-Haves For When They're Home Alone

5 Doggy Must-Haves For When They're Home Alone

Behaviour

It’s a sad fact that many of us are having to go back into our offices, leaving our dogs home alone. This can be a scary and unsettling time for our pups, so it’s vital that we set them up to be as calm as possible.

Luckily, there are five must-have products out there, that can really help our dogs to settle down without us.

 

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie: Getting the Perfect Bed for your Pooch

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie: Getting the Perfect Bed for your Pooch

Behaviour
Is your dog constantly moving around in the night, keeping you up? Or do they wake up stiff and take a while to get up and get moving? The issue could be that their bed isn’t comfy enough, which can lead to soreness and a bad night’s sleep.
The Best of Bunty for Your Buddy this Christmas

The Best of Bunty for Your Buddy this Christmas

Christmas
Christmas is right around the corner, and our furry family deserve to be spoiled! They have been our rocks throughout the rollercoaster of 2021, and Christmas is the perfect time to show them just how much we love and appreciate them.

Here at YDC HQ, we’ve put together a list of some of our favourite Bunty products - which are sure to make your dog’s tail wag for joy this winter.  
Exploring Essential Dog Food

Exploring Essential Dog Food

Nutrition
Essential created food that didn’t just nourish your dog’s physical health, but their mental health and behaviour too. They termed this the BOF (Behavioural Optimising Foods) Principle, creating meals that reflect the natural diet and eating habits of the dog.
Keeping Safe on Dark Dog Walks

Keeping Safe on Dark Dog Walks

Products
As summer comes to an end, our days are getting shorter, and our nights are starting ever earlier. Because of this, a lot of us are having to do our evening dog walk in the darkness. This can raise all sorts of worries – visibility and general safety being top of the list.
Near-Indestructible Dog Toys For Tough Chewers

Near-Indestructible Dog Toys For Tough Chewers

Behaviour
Every dog on the planet has a need to chew: it’s a natural behaviour that’s hard-wired into their brains. But, of course, some dogs chew harder than others, and they need a near-indestructible dog toy.
Brand Spotlight: Eden Pet Foods

Brand Spotlight: Eden Pet Foods

Nutrition
Ask any dog professional what one of the most common questions they’re asked is, a number will tell you; “what brand of food should I feed my dog?” As a nutritionist, it’s near impossible to give a blanket answer to suit all dogs, but the closest I can get is Eden Pet Food.
Cold Pressed Dog Food: What’s the Hype?

Cold Pressed Dog Food: What’s the Hype?

Nutrition
There are various claims for the benefits to Cold Pressed Dog Food; higher nutritional value, increased digestibility, decreased risk of bloat & better flavour and taste.
Brand Spotlight: Beco

Brand Spotlight: Beco

Nutrition
Here at Your Dog’s Club, we’ve always been keen to bring you only the best for your dog, which is why we’re so excited to introduce Beco Pet Food to our range.
Hollings

Brand Spotlight: Hollings

Nutrition
Hollings, as a brand, provide the best quality at fantastic prices – in fact, most dog businesses and charities use them for this exact reason!
Separation Anxiety

Separation Anxiety

Behaviour
Dogs are inherently social creatures, and are not genetically set up for being left to their own devices. It is down to owners to teach them how to survive - or even enjoy - time alone.
Guide to the Best Dog Toys in 2021

Guide to the Best Dog Toys in 2021

Products
Buying toys for your dog can be one of the most fun jobs in the world, but when you’re just starting out, maybe you’ve got a new puppy or a new rescue dog who’s older, it can be overwhelming with all the options available.
Hiking With Your Dog

Hiking With Your Dog

Dog Ownership
Most dogs love a good long walk in the countryside, and that goes especially when we have lovely weather. Hiking with your dog can be a fun and rewarding experience for you and the dog, so let’s look at some of the things you’ll need before you make the trip.
Tough Dog Toys for Heavy Chewers

Tough Dog Toys for Heavy Chewers

Behaviour
Choosing the right toys for your heavy chewers is a tough task, especially for the younger puppies that are still teething. Sometimes it’s as if they’ll chew everything they aren’t supposed to be chewing! Even when we do give them a toy that was bought for them, they’ll often rip through it in minutes.
Introducing a new bed to your dog

Introducing a new bed to your dog

Behaviour
If you find that your dog is ignoring that plush new bed you’ve bought for them, or is consistently lying next to the bed rather than in it, here are some tips that may just work for your pup.
Pet Food Choices 3: Wet, Raw & Fresh

Pet Food Choices 3: Wet, Raw & Fresh

Nutrition
As we saw in our last article, dry kibbles are well and truly the top dog when it comes to global pet food sales but over the last decade or so, the alternatives have been gaining ground fast. Where once the convenience was king, more and more pet owners are now willing to put a bit more work into their pets’ diets and raw foods, high end wet foods and now fresh foods are reaping the rewards.
Pet Food Choices – Part 2: Dry Foods

Pet Food Choices – Part 2: Dry Foods

Nutrition
In this article and the next we’ll compare the different methods that are used to make store bought foods, how they can affect the end product and their pros and cons for both you and your dog.
Boredom Buster Tips

Boredom Buster Tips

Behaviour
As most of us are starting to return back to normality with children going back to school and the return to the office for a lot of us, we have some great tips for keeping your dog entertained.
Pet Food Choices – Part 1

Pet Food Choices – Part 1

Nutrition
With so many different dog foods out there it can be hard to know where to start when trying to find the one that’s best for your dog. In this article and the next we’ll take a look at the various categories of foods currently available. First up, complete vs complementary nutrition.
Pet Food Labels Part 2 – Tricks of the Trade

Pet Food Labels Part 2 – Tricks of the Trade

Nutrition
Telling the difference between a good pet food and a bad one is not easy. Every producer wants you to think that their products are the best and many lower-end manufacturers have worked long and hard to find ways within the law to make their foods appear better than they really are.
Home Grooming Tips - By Shampoodles Grooming

Home Grooming Tips - By Shampoodles Grooming

Products
With many of us being forced to groom our dogs from home lately, our Pack Leader Lisa Knight from  Shampoodles Grooming in Bilston has provided some great tips on how to maintain your pooch at home.
Pet Food Labels Part 1

Pet Food Labels Part 1

Nutrition
Let’s face it, choosing the best food for your pooch can be a real nightmare. With hundreds of different dog food brands on the market and every one insisting that it is the best thing since sliced bread, even working out where to start can seem like an impossible task.