Welcome to VitaPet Central For Dogs
Building a strong and lasting relationship with your pet is one of the most exciting, joyous and, sometimes, challenging adventures of your life - and that’s where we come in.
We’ve created a place you can go for trusted advice, practical support and recommendations.
Because we get pets, so you can too.
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How smart is my puppy?
Intelligence in dogs exists similar to humans. So how do you tell how smart your puppy is?
Washing & Grooming your Short Haired Dog
Short haired dogs have different grooming needs than long haired dogs. Here's some tips on the best way to wash and groom them.
Why dogs lick people 7 things and How to Reduce Excessive Licking
Licking is a normal behaviour for dogs but excessive licking can be problematic & a symptom of an underlying health or behavioural issue.
Why dogs scratch People & Things and How to Reduce Problem Scratching
Most scratching is completely normal and instinctual for dogs, but can be problematic when they scratch people or things.
Why dogs Chew People & Things and How to Reduce Problem Chewing
Chewing can become a problem in puppies or dogs who chew excessively or chew on people’s hands, clothes or items we don’t want them to chew.
Why dogs Bite People & Other Animals and How to Prevent It
Why do dogs bite people, other dogs & other animals, and what can be done to prevent dog bites?
Why dogs bark and how to reduce excessive barking
Why do dogs bark and what can you do if your dog barks excessively?
Training for Good Grooming Behaviour
Why do some dogs hate going to the groomer and how can we teach them good grooming behaviour?
Why does my puppy wee when they get excited?
Find out why some puppies wee when they get excited and how you can avoid excited wee accidents.
Taking your Dog to a Professional Groomer
Grooming is an important part of dog ownership. So how do you choose the right groomer for you and your dog?