David Crookes has been a journalist for more than 20 years and he has written for a host of magazines, newspapers, websites and books including World of Animals, BBC Earth, Dogs and Canines, Gadget and The Independent. Born in England, he lives in a household with two cats but he’s also keenly interested in the differences between the huge number of dog breeds — in fact, you can read many of his breed guides here on PetsRadar. With a lifelong passion for technology, too, he’s always on the lookout for useful devices that will allow people to spend more time with their pets.
Buying Guide Keep your cat safe, comfortable, and entertained while they enjoy nature with the best outdoor cat enclosures.
Vet's guide Our feline friends can’t get enough of the creamy stuff, but can kittens drink milk?
Vet's advice You’ll know you’re allergic to cats if you suffer any of these 12 symptoms but you may not have to avoid felines forever
Advice Both come with a reputation but knowing the subtle differences between the Cane Corso vs Boerboel will help you find the perfect protective pal
Feature There are actually many benefits to using tofu cat litter so we gave it a go with one of our cats
DEAL This is what I'm buying to save me from worrying about my cats, and they're all Black Friday cat deals too!
Advice Some dogs are more suited to being outside than others so if you’re more of an outdoors type, these are the pooches for you
Advice There are lots of dog problems which strike fear into owners whether medical, behavioral or simply due to daily living
Advice When you know how to get pet insurance, you can breathe a huge sigh of relief if your fur friend falls ill
Advice If you’re thinking about adopting a dog – or even dismissing it out of hand – then there a re a few things that you may want to bear in mind
Advice Just got a dog for the very first time? Here’s how to ensure your time with your new pet goes smoothly
Advice If you’d rather go large then you’ll want to check out these 32 big dog breeds that make sensible pets
Advice If you feel your dog is acting out of sorts then it’s worth looking at these 32 common dog behavior problems and solutions
Advice You may have more time for a dog than you imagine. Check out these 32 no-hassle breeds for time-poor people
Advice No room to swing a cat (as if you would!)? Then check out dogs that don’t need much room
Advice These home remedies for cat constipation will help get your kitty’s bowels moving again
Advice It’s German Shepherd vs Pit Bull in the ring as we find out which of these two loving canine companions is the best fit for your family
Buying guide Find some of the top long lasting dog chews in our guide where we share expert recommendations
Buying Guide Looking for the best pet water fountains? We’ll tell you what features to look out for when buying one for your fur friend and point out the most reliable brands on the market
Advice Walking around in the heat feeling water across your body and wondering do dogs sweat too? You're not alone
Buying Guide The best cat toys will help you bond with your kitty and ensure they are well stimulated - both mentally and physically
Advice From their size, temperament and trainability, we’re pointing out the differences between a Pit Bull vs Cane Corso
Advice The Golden Retriever vs Labrador debate seems impossible to settle with the two cousin breeds having many unique and loveable traits. But here is where they differ…