Pet Tips

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  • user warning: Table './apbc_org_uk_@002d_member/cache_filter' is marked as crashed and last (automatic?) repair failed query: UPDATE cache_filter SET data = '<p>We have pets for a variety of reasons &ndash; but the majority of owners do so for companionship and enjoyment. Whilst we all hope to have a happy and mutually fulfilling relationship with our pets things can sometimes go wrong. This may be because of a misunderstanding of a pet&rsquo;s natural behaviour and can lead to a breakdown of the relationship &ndash; which invariably causes stress and unhappiness for both the pet and the owner.</p>\n<p>If you are having problems with your pet please contact your local APBC Member for help. You may also wish to look at our 10 Top Tips by clicking on the links.</p>\n<div class=\"home_box\" id=\"dog_tips\">\n<p><a href=\"http://www.apbc.org.uk/tips/dog\">Top tips for dog owners</a></p>\n</div>\n<div class=\"home_box\" id=\"cat_tips\">\n<p><a href=\"http://www.apbc.org.uk/tips/cat\">Top tips for cat owners</a></p>\n</div>\n<div class=\"home_box\" id=\"rabbit_tips\">\n<p><a href=\"http://www.apbc.org.uk/tips/rabbit\">Top tips for rabbit owners</a></p>\n</div>\n<div class=\"home_box\" id=\"horse_tips\">\n<p><a href=\"http://www.apbc.org.uk/tips/horse\">Top tips for horse owners</a></p>\n</div>\n<div class=\"home_box\" id=\"rat_tips\">\n<p><a href=\"http://www.apbc.org.uk/tips/rat\">Top tips for rat owners</a></p>\n</div>\n<div class=\"home_box\" id=\"guinea_tips\">\n<p><a href=\"http://www.apbc.org.uk/tips/guineapig\">Top tips for guinea pig owners</a></p>\n</div>\n<div class=\"home_box\" id=\"dummy_tips\">\n<p>&nbsp;</p>\n</div>\n<div class=\"home_box\" id=\"parrot_tips\">\n<p><a href=\"http://www.apbc.org.uk/tips/parrot\">Top tips for parrot owners</a></p>\n</div>\n<div style=\"clear: both;\">&nbsp;</div>\n', created = 1495797331, expire = 1495883731, headers = '', serialized = 0 WHERE cid = '2:1b6c5d6523fb4d2cec58f329c37d8b46' in /home/jbellapbc/public_html/includes/cache.inc on line 108.
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  • user warning: Table './apbc_org_uk_@002d_member/cache_filter' is marked as crashed and last (automatic?) repair failed query: UPDATE cache_filter SET data = '<p>&nbsp;The dog has been mankind\'s faithful friend for tens of thousands of years, yet today finds itself in crisis throughout the western world. &nbsp;Until just over a hundred years ago, most dogs worked for their living, and each of the many breeds had become well suited, over countless generations, to the task for which they were bred. &nbsp;Now, in their purely domestic roles, we fail to understand their needs. And it is time someone stood up for dogdom - for the real dog, the pet that wants to be one of the family and enjoy life.<br />\nBiologists now know far more about what really makes dogs tick than they did twenty years ago - and John Bradshaw has been at the centre of that research. &nbsp;However, this new scientific understanding has been slow to percolate through to owners and has not yet made enough of a difference to the lives of dogs themselves. &nbsp;This book is here to set the record straight! - Paper Back Book<br />\nPrice includes UK P&amp;P. Please email <span class=\"spamspan\"><span class=\"u\">info</span> [at] <span class=\"d\">apbc [dot] org [dot] uk</span></span> for international postage.</p>\n', created = 1495797332, expire = 1495883732, headers = '', serialized = 0 WHERE cid = '1:92f80eed3239ae4fdd1eb20bb2b02f8b' in /home/jbellapbc/public_html/includes/cache.inc on line 108.
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We have pets for a variety of reasons – but the majority of owners do so for companionship and enjoyment. Whilst we all hope to have a happy and mutually fulfilling relationship with our pets things can sometimes go wrong. This may be because of a misunderstanding of a pet’s natural behaviour and can lead to a breakdown of the relationship – which invariably causes stress and unhappiness for both the pet and the owner.

If you are having problems with your pet please contact your local APBC Member for help. You may also wish to look at our 10 Top Tips by clicking on the links.