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Taking your dog to work with you

At WAG, we know the importance of healthy mental health in both the workplace and in everyday life, and we know how dogs contribute to that source of mental happiness and strength.

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Can you feed your dog a ‘plant based’ or vegan diet?

The vegan movement is growing, and some pet owners are following suit with their pets. But is a vegan diet good for dogs?

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How assistance dogs change lives

Whether it’s psychiatric, physiological or therapeutic support, for some people, assistance dogs can help to provide such support. They perform valuable tasks that improve the lives of their owners everyday.

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Puppy teething: what you need to know

Here’s what you need to understand what your pup is going through and what you can do to help ease their teething aches.

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How to exercise your dog in hot weather

For dogs, exercise is much more than a want: exercise is a physiological need, which many can start to suffer from if they do not get enough.

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Can dogs get sunburn?

As the Australian summer blazes on – reaching record heights in temperature and staggeringly steamy days – you’re probably wondering about the best way to care for your doggo in this heat.

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Can my dog get coronavirus? Your dog questions answered.

Being prepared and informed during the pandemic is the best thing you can do for your dog, for you and for everybody.

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Is rawhide bad for my dog?

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the staggering amount of information out there on rawhide. Here is exactly what rawhide is, and the information you need to make the right decision for your dog. 

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Why obedience training is essential for a well-behaved dog

Obedience training is vital to owning a well-behaved dog. Read an extract from Lara Shannon’s book on how training provides your dog with the leadership they need to help reduce stress and confusion in an uncertain world.

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How to use treats when training your dog

Want to start training your dog but not sure where to start? Here’s how to use dog training treats to teach your dog some new tricks.

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5 ways to be a sustainable dog owner

Dogs and the outdoors go hand in hand–there’s no way we can have one without the other. Here are 5 things you can do to improve the life of your best mate and the earth in one go.

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What is operant conditioning and should I use it for training my dog?

Like humans, dogs learn through operant conditioning and the good or bad consequences that come from a certain action or behaviour.

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Going green: What does feeding sustainably sourced dog treats mean?

We’re deep diving into sustainability, why going green is here to stay and where pet food – of all things – fits into that puzzle.

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The best ways to spend the weekend with your dog (as voted by you!)

If you’re looking for more inspiration of what to do with your pup, where to do it, and when, here’s what your fellow dog owners suggest!

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All you need to know about crate training

If you’re a dog owner, dog lover or researcher of all things dog, you’ve likely heard the term crate training. Here, we explore the in’s and out’s of crate training: unpacking the basics, laying down the benefits, and demystifying the process for the best chance of crate training success.

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3 ways to reduce your carbon footprint when it comes to dog treats

Here are 3 simple starting points to giving a little back to Mother Nature, despite our doggo’s environmental pawprint.

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Why is grain-free and single ingredient important in dog treats?

This super quick and super easy process will help guide you through a lot of the noise that’s out there on the market – how successful has your doggo-treat fit been?

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Animal welfare and responsible sourcing

Take a peek of how animal welfare standards are upheld across different proteins and different countries when it comes to your doggo’s treats.

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What you need to know: ‘Pandemic Puppies’ 

Pet ownership surged in 2020, with dogs being the perfect iso pal. Read about Gemma’s pandemic puppy experience with Story, her Golden Retriever.

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Try It Yourself: 3 ways to get involved in doggo treating time

There are plenty of ways we can tailor our doggo’s treat to fit them down to a T.

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