Dog health and nutrition advice from Dragonfly.

  • Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?
    Dog health and nutrition

    Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

    We explore the possible reasons as to why dogs eat grass, what we can do about it and whether it is cause for concern.

  • What Vegetables Can Dogs Eat?
    Dog health and nutrition

    What Vegetables Can Dogs Eat?

    What vegetables can dogs eat? Do they need to be raw or cooked?  Is it safe to give vegetables to my dog and do they need it?  Read our suggestions on introducing vegetables to your dog's diet.

  • Why Is My Dog Sick In A Morning?
    Dog health and nutrition

    Why Is My Dog Sick In A Morning?

    Does your dog sometimes vomit in a morning before breakfast?  A common phenomenon called 'The Hunger Pukes' could be causing this very common problem.

  • Are Deer Antlers Safe For Dogs?
    Dog health and nutrition

    Are Deer Antlers Safe For Dogs?

    Deer Antlers are a popular choice of long lasting chew for many dog owners. Our naturally shed, ethically sourced antlers are the perfect way to keep your dog occupied alongside some other surprising benefits.

  • Is Rawhide Dangerous For Dogs?
    Dog health and nutrition

    Is Rawhide Dangerous For Dogs?

    Rawhide chews remain incredibly popular in the UK, with many unsuspecting dog owners realising what horrors lurk within these innocent looking chew sticks.

  • What can I feed a dog with Pancreatitis?
    Dog health and nutrition

    What can I feed a dog with Pancreatitis?

    Pancreatitis can be a devastating illness for your dog.  Whether acute or chronic, adaptations to your dog's diet must be made.  We discuss the various options from within our range that are suitable.

  • Christmas Dangers for Dogs
    Dog health and nutrition

    Christmas Dangers for Dogs

    As exciting as Christmas is, there are many things that are about at Christmas, that are potentially dangerous for your dogs, we wanted to highlight these for you so that you can remove the potential danger and not have to spend time at the vets with your dog(s) over Christmas.

  • Apple Cider Vinegar For Dogs
    Dog health and nutrition

    Apple Cider Vinegar For Dogs

    Apple Cider Vinegar is a great natural supplement that has so many benefits for dogs internally and externally.

  • Dog's Dental Health
    Dog health and nutrition

    Dog's Dental Health

    Our dog’s dental health is so important to keep on top of. Bad dental hygiene and care can lead to plaque and tartar build up causing poor breath, tooth loss and potential high vet costs from having teeth cleaned and/or surgery.  There are many ways we can help keep their mouths and teeth in tip top condition to help prevent any issues and keep their breath fresh.

  • Yeast Infection in Dogs
    Dog health and nutrition

    Yeast Infection in Dogs

    Yeast infections in dogs are more common than you think. When your dog starts scratching it is time to find the best way to ease the itch and discomfort.

  • UK Law and Dog Tags – The Importance of Dog Tag Identification
    Dog training advice

    UK Law and Dog Tags – The Importance of Dog Tag Identification

    The Control of Dogs Order 1992 is a law in the UK which covers how dogs must wear collars and tags when they are in a public place. If you fail to abide by the law, you could face a hefty £5000 fine.

  • How do I keep my dog cool during summer?
    Dog health and nutrition

    How do I keep my dog cool during summer?

    With the temperatures rising and the sun finally shining, your dog may be starting to feel the effects of the warmer weather.  Read our tips on how to keep them cool.

  • What to feed a poorly dog?
    Dog health and nutrition

    What to feed a poorly dog?

    Chicken and Rice has always been the recommended bland diet for poorly dogs.  We explain why there are much better alternatives. 

  • When is it too hot to walk my dog?
    Dog health and nutrition

    When is it too hot to walk my dog?

    Many well meaning owners walk their dog when it is just too hot for them.  Heatstroke is dangerous for dogs – know what the signs and symptoms are.

  • The Benefits of Turmeric for Dog’s Joint Health
    Dog health and nutrition

    The Benefits of Turmeric for Dog’s Joint Health

    Turmeric has so many benefits for dogs and is a fantastic natural supplement to include in your dog’s diet.  Most popularly used to support joint health.

  • What is the difference between small breed dog food and standard dog food?
    Dog health and nutrition

    What is the difference between small breed dog food and standard dog food?

    Not all breeds of dogs are the same; this is why different sizes of dogs have different diets. Pet owners must understand the key differences when choosing the best food for their fur babies.

  • Can dogs eat peanut butter – dog safe, natural and healthy
    Dog health and nutrition

    Can dogs eat peanut butter – dog safe, natural and healthy

    Can dogs eat peanut butter? What to look for (and avoid) when feeding your dog this popular treat.

  • Travelling with dogs – what to pack for your staycation?
    Dog health and nutrition

    Travelling with dogs – what to pack for your staycation?

    Travelling with dogs in this country for a staycation? Our ultimate guide of what to pack to keep your dog happy and healthy.

  • Choosing a healthy dry dog food for your dog
    Dog health and nutrition

    Choosing a healthy dry dog food for your dog

    There are many ingredients that are beneficial to your dog’s health and wellbeing and equally a wide number that should be avoided as they can cause allergies and health problems.

  • The signs and symptoms of Travel Sickness in Dogs
    Dog health and nutrition

    The signs and symptoms of Travel Sickness in Dogs

    Travel sickness is very common in dogs and is probably one of those things that is often overlooked  from a dog owning point of view, unless you regularly travel in a car with your dog. 

  • Lungworm in Dogs Causes Symptoms Treatments
    Dog health and nutrition

    Lungworm in Dogs Causes Symptoms Treatments

    Lungworm is becoming a lot more common in the UK these days and is classed as an ‘emerging disease.’ It is a very serious condition which if left untreated can rapidly spread through canine communities and can prove to be fatal.

  • Are Pigs Ears Safe For Dogs? A Healthy Alternative To Rawhide
    Dog health and nutrition

    Are Pigs Ears Safe For Dogs? A Healthy Alternative To Rawhide

    Pigs ears are a healthy, nutritious and tasty natural dog treat. They are a completely natural chew so do not contain any derivatives or fillers and are perfect to feed alongside your dog’s balanced diet. 

  • Furry Rabbit Ears - a natural wormer!
    Dog health and nutrition

    Furry Rabbit Ears - a natural wormer!

    Feeding fur is a natural way to approach worming your dog.  We give you the lowdown on this more holistic approach to worming.

  • How to make Bone Broth for your dog!
    Dog health and nutrition

    How to make Bone Broth for your dog!

    Bone broth is an all round amazing tonic for dogs of all shapes and sizes.  Learn how to make your own with our easy recipe guide.

  • Safe Chews for Puppies
    Dog health and nutrition

    Safe Chews for Puppies

    We have rounded up the safest, best puppy chews and treats we have to offer in our range and what age they are suitable from.

  • Is fish beneficial for a balanced doggy diet?
    Dog health and nutrition

    Is fish beneficial for a balanced doggy diet?

    Fish has amazing health-promoting factors and is key to a balanced meal and a healthy dog. 

  • Feclab Wormcount for Dogs a natural worming solution
    Dog health and nutrition

    Feclab Wormcount for Dogs

    Feclab Wormcount for Dogs are a natural worming solution taking a holistic approach to regular worming tablets.

  • Training Treats For Dogs - The Lowdown
    Dog training advice

    Training Treats For Dogs - The Lowdown

    Grain Free Training Treats For Dogs and Perfect Puppy Treats - the lowdown on choosing the best Training Treats for your four legged friend.

Whether you want to know what is the best healthy dog food, natural ways to treat and prevent worms, what is the best dog chew on the market or maybe you want to discover the best natural chews for puppies.  Our articles and guidance will help you find a solution to most of the common dog diet related questions.