Equipment list and useful resources
Dogs and the law
Why does my dog hurt me with their claws and teeth?
Jumping up and mouthing help
Introducing dogs and cats
Exercising puppies
Adopting a rescue dog
Sourcing a dog or puppy
Setting objectives and self evaluating
Introducing your puppy or dog into your home
Dog breeds
Allergies to dogs



Useful links

If you have decided on a breed it can often be difficult finding a breeder and knowing what to look for. As well as our information sheets the following links may be useful:

We suggest following the Kennel Club’s Assured Breeder Scheme

Puppy School advice on how to find a good breeder.

If you are looking for a rescue dog visit the Dogs Trust website for further details about the UK’s largest dog welfare charity, including dogs who are looking for new homes. There are also breed specific rescue organisations.

The Kennel Club’s Dog Friendly campaign aims to increase the number of businesses that welcome well mannered pet dogs, as well as provides a database of those that already do.