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 = 1498387109, expire = 1498473509, 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;Man in not ape. &nbsp;Dog is not wolf.<br />\nWith her unique understanding of the secret languages of dogs, APBC member Sarah Whitehead, one of the leading experts in the new science and psychology of dog behaviour, uses amusing anecdotes and numerous case histories to discover the mysteries of dog behaviour and show us a new way of communicating with the four-legged friend who shares our hearts and homes.<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 = 1498387109, expire = 1498473509, headers = '', serialized = 0 WHERE cid = '1:9799d853e96c34c522ec4ab6f84e391f' 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.