Home > Lifestyle > How to have healthy pets > 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 receive health tips daily » Like Health24 on Facebook » Ask CyberVet » Leopard filmed licking a baby impala Mutts entered into the US 2015 World's Ugliest Dog 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? 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 A survey recording the weight of South African animals has found that over 30% of SA pets are overweight. 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 Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.