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A couple of days ago, I was approached by one of our followers on Instagram (yes, feel free to follow us on Instagram too, on: @ideas_for_home_working or @living_with_a_border_terrier) who asked whether arsen alb, or arsenicum album, is good for dogs who suffer from gastric flu, also known as gastritis. I have already touched on the […]

Border terrier in walled garden

Oh yes, you heard: DO BORDER TERRIERS RUN AWAY? The reason why I am ‘shouting’ this question is because most Border owners will think this as an unlike event. ‘My Border is such a good girl, she is most loyal and cherish our company and being part of this family. She’s extremely well-trained and would […]

Always apply your spot on on the scruff of your dogs neck

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Frontline is probably one of the most widely available brands of spot-on for both cats and dogs for killing fleas and ticks sitting on your pets’ skin within a few hours.  However just recently I found out how dangerously Frontline may harm your pet.  So, let’s find out more about this.  The question of the […]

Moving home with your dog

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Two years ago we moved home with our Indy.  The move was fairly uneventful, yet exiting as far as our Indy was concerned.  Were we lucky?  Partly I think so, but partly I think it is just in the nature of Borders who often take absolutely everything that is thrown at them in their stride.  Yet I am […]