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What is Paddywack?

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What is Paddywack?

  What is Paddywack?  Paddywack/paddywhack is the common name for the nuchal ligament (ligamentum nuchae).This is the really strong ligament in the neck of a cow or sheep which holds the head up.   Is Paddywack safe for dogs? Yes, Australian paddywack is safe for dogs. When sourced from Australian cattle or sheep, this is a very safe treat for your dog or puppy. Please be sure to read the labels carefully, to be sure that you are buying 100% Australian meat, and not an imported product which was just packed in Australia. The quality of treats imported from overseas...

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2 treats for bigger chewers

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2 treats for bigger chewers

New in store on 9th October, these 2 treats are both great for dogs that love to chew. Roo Chops Roo Chops are kangaroo hipbones. Like all roo treats, they are great for dogs who are wight watching as roo meat is very lean. Sizes vary but an average piece is around 100g. Queenfish Tails These are a healthy treat for any dog, and are a perfect dental cleaner. Dogs benefit from fish in their diet, and this is a fun way to include it for them.   

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A Treasure Hunt for Your Dog

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A Treasure Hunt for Your Dog

What do you do to entertain your dog when it's too hot to go for a walk? One of Baldrick and Marvin's favourite things to do on a 'no walk' day is have a treasure hunt. I scatter small treats around the back yard, on the grass, behind shrubs, under outdoor furniture etc. As soon as they hear the words "go find it" the hunt is on, and they quite happily hunt for half an hour or more. Once they are convinced that there really isn't any more to find, they settle down totally exhausted. Why does a treasure hunt...

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Can Dogs Eat Fish?

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Can Dogs Eat Fish?

   Is Fish Good For Dogs?   Fish is an excellent addition to the diet of your dog. It is an easily digested protein, rich in Omega 3, great for dogs with allergies and good for seniors   Can I Feed Raw Fish to My Dog? If you are a raw feeder, including raw fish a couple of times a week introduces another protein into the rotation, and gives your dog a healthy dose of Omega 3. It is advisable to freeze fish prior to raw feeding for at least a week, to ensure that any parasites are killed. Even...

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What foods are poisonous for dogs?

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What foods are poisonous for dogs?

There are a few foods which you are likely to have at home which can poison your dog. They have varying levels of toxicity, depending on the amount ingested and the size of your dog, but some can be fatal. Here are some of the most dangerous foods for your dog. Avocado The skin and flesh, the pit and even the leaves all contain persin which is a fungicidal toxin. Many dogs can eat a small amount of flesh with no ill effects, and in reality the danger of them eating the pit and having an obstruction in their gut...

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