Home > Lifestyle > Pet Health > Behavioural problems Behavioural problems All sections in Pet Health » About Pet Health » Behavioural problems » Caring for your cat » Caring for your dog » Pet health tips » Pet safety » Pets and people » Your pet's health » Pet Health News Dog's behaviour indicator of owner's health Experts are using movement sensors to track normal dog behaviour – to be used as an early warning system that owners may be struggling to cope. Subscribe to the Newsletter » Like Health24 on Facebook » Ask CyberVet » Cats sleeping in weird positions Pedigree dogs exposed Puppies and shoe-chewing Chewing is perfectly natural behaviour in puppies and even adult dogs. But dog owners can save their shoes with these straightforward tips (and by staying calm…) 'My dog messes in the house' This user's dog has suddenly started messing in the house again at the age of four. Read what the Animal Behavioural Expert has to say. Why does my dog do this? If your dog's behaviour is puzzling you, find out from Health24's Animal Behaviour Expert why it is doing these odd things. There's a reason for everything. Cats vs. dogs When a new pet is introduced into a household there is a natural recipe for fighting. Sometimes this can take the form of a cat becoming aggressive towards a dog. Pooch etiquette Want to teach your pooch some basic manners and tricks but don't have the time or money to take him to puppy school? Here's what to do. Fighting dogs Many users in the Cybervet forum complain that their dogs are fighting with each other. What can pet owners do to sort this out? “ Latest comment on Health24 Nancy Cladi says... i am NANCY by name, i want to tell the whole world how i got my hiv cured, i live in Manchester united kingdom, presently i am working as a teacher in an high school, i was once a... Nutritional needs of people with HIV/Aids ” Dog vs. new cat You've just become the proud owner of a lovely kitten and you're on your way home. Problem is, Caesar, your basset hound, is awaiting your arrival with bated breath. Put your pet on a diet An astonishing 30% of all South African pets, more than 2,5 million of them, are estimated to be overweight, according to recent statistics released by Hill's Pet Nutrition. Toilet training your dog If there's a problem with your puppy or dog messing in the house, use this information to find out why. When the cause is identified, it's easy to find a successful solution. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life. Live healthier Stress » Childhood stress PTSD and weight Managing work stress The symptoms of stress Take a look at the symptoms of the acute fight-or-flight stress reaction and the effect of long-term, unmanaged stress. Men's health » Exercise and sperm Best sperm season Smoking and sperm How to boost the health of your sperm You’d think that with millions of babies being born each day, the average sperm is a pretty healthy swimmer. Not so. Here are a few things you can do to boost the health of yours.