All Posts by Gemma Johnstone

About the Author

Gemma is a freelance writer and official dog nut. With 15 years of experience in the pet industry, she is a passionate animal welfare advocate. She has worked for the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, ran her own specialist dog shop for ten years, has volunteered for her local rescue shelter, and is studying towards completing an Advanced Diploma in Canine Behaviour. Gemma is currently travelling around Europe with her wonderful rescue dog, Annie.

A bunch of brussels sprouts

Can Dogs Eat Brussels Sprouts?

By Gemma Johnstone | Dog Health

Brussels sprouts may not be to everyone’s taste, but there’s no doubting their nutritional benefits. Are brussels sprouts safe for dogs to eat though? Read on to find out more. If you’re serving a Thanksgiving or Christmas meal, you might wonder if your dog can eat the leftover brussels sprouts. The good news is that […]

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A spoon full of dates

Can Dogs Eat Dates?

By Gemma Johnstone | Dog Health

Dates are a delicious source of fiber and chock full of vitamins and minerals. Are they suitable for your dog to eat, though? Read on to find out more. Rich in fiber, cholesterol-free, and packed with vitamins, dates have been a popular addition to human diets for centuries.   The good news is that dates are […]

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