Category Archives: Care of the Cairn Terrier

Parvovirus alert (17th September 2017)

  Dog owners warned of deadly parvovirus could be heading to South Derbyshire.   One of our supporters has informed us that parvovirus could be heading to the Midlands. The full report appeared in the Burton Mail. If owners are not sure whether their Cairn is fully vaccinated against the disease, we would advise that they

Alabama Rot (5th October, 2015)

ALABAMA ROT IN DOGS We thought that we should inform as many dog owners as possible about this condition, as it is a killer. Barney lived with his family in Yarnfield, just outside Stone in Staffordshire. All of his walks were on footpaths in and around the village, especially Highlows Lane. One current theory is

How does your Cairn’s poop score today? (6th September 2015)

How does your dog's poop score today? Other than pet owners, I can't think of any other group of people who are so interested in poop! I expect that most of us will, at some point been asked by the vet for a full and vivid description of their dog's poo - even been asked