Ultimate Guide to Dogs


Dogs with Jobs – A Short Profile

Our pet dogs provide us with companionship and love on a daily basis, but there are also innumerate dogs around the world who work with us to save people’s lives, fight crime, or simply make our lives easier. Here is a short profile on key roles working dogs play in our society.

Breed Profile: The Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

This spirited little breed was unfamiliar to many watching – indeed the breed is a relatively rare sight outside of the show ring. We at Groomers have therefore decided to provide an introduction this active and affection breed, typically abbreviated to PBGV.


Common Canine Skin Problems – How to Spot and Treat

Skin complaints are a fairly common problem with canines, and for certain dogs it can be a consistent issue. If your dog is constantly scratching or licking a certain area, it could be the sign of an underlying skin condition. Have a look at our list of common skin complaints to help determine your canine’s cause for concern.

An Introduction to Vulnerable Native Breeds

The term “vulnerable native breeds” indicates dogs of British origin whose numbers are declining, and/or whose status in the dog world has diminished. Applied to breeds that receive 300 or fewer birth registrations per year, the Kennel Club coined the term in 2003.