The Hungarian Greyhound Race Society (MAVE) and Alsónémedi Greyhound Park, which conforms to European standards, examined JULIUS-K9® IDC® Powerharnesses in a common study to determine whether they have an effect on dogs’ running time and freedom of movement. The results unequivocally confirm that using only JULIUS-K9® IDC® Powerharness there is no restraint on the animal’s movement.
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All official Julius K9 dog harnesses have been developed to be completely safe and comfortable for your dog. They were made not to interfere or change your dog’s natural walking pattern. To prove this, Budapest University of Technology and Economics conducted an analysis of our harnesses to see whether they altered a dog’s walking motion. The study was called: Biomechanical analysis of the kinematics of different dog harnesses. The study found that our harnesses do not change a dog’s natural walking pattern. This includes even when leads are attached to the harness.
Dogs are unable to sweat through their skin, instead they cool down by panting and releasing heat through their paws and their nose. The means they can quickly overheat and heatstroke can develop rapidly.
Heatstroke can be fatal for dogs so keeping them cool and hydrated in hot weather is vital. Read our tips here.
- 20 May 2020
If your dog is overweight or obese it can hinder their mobility, increase the likelihood of them developing diseases (including diabetes), and can shorten their lifetime. By making sure your pet eats appropriate portions, has a balanced diet, and gets enough exercise, you can help them have a healthy and happy life. But how can you tell if your dog is already overweight or how can you monitor your dog’s weight? And if your dog is already obese, where do you begin in reducing their weight?
- 14 May 2020Categories: Dog Training Tips and Advice
Official advice from the UK government has stated that people can start exercising outdoors as much as they like. This also means you can now take your dog out for walks more than once a day. As you and your pet have been cooped up for long periods during lockdown, some dogs may have gained weight or become untrained to the regular walking routine. This article offers some tips on getting your dog back to them old selves and general advice on outdoor activities you can try.
- 17 Apr 2020
We are very proud to introduce our brand new range of official dry dog food. The special grain-free kibble has been blended in perfect proportions by our team of dog nutrition experts with decades of experience and offer a balanced die for both domestic pets and working dogs.
Dog walking is permitted as part of the one form of daily exercise outlined by Government rules. But some dogs need a lot more physical activity in a day. Mental stimulation for your dog is also important for their well-being. So here are some tips for keeping your dog active and entertained during the pandemic.
For a limited time only here at JULIUS-K9® UK we offering all dog spot on trick and flea treatments at half price when you buy an IDC Powerharness®. Our official pest repellent collars are environmentally friendly and uses natural geranium oil as the main active ingredient.
- 12 Mar 2020
There are three main types of parasite repellents available to pet owners which are designed to keep dog’s safe from ticks and fleas: Repellent collars,Spot-on treatments, andUltrasonic collar attachments.
But what are the differences between these pest repellents? And which one is best? In this article we highlight how each works so you can decide which one is right for your dog.