When it comes to chew toys for your four-pawed friends, there are a lot of great choices out on the market. So many in fact, it might be difficult to choose exactly which toy is best suited to your beloved dog. In this blog post, we’re detailing some of our top picks from our extensive […]
Taking your canine companion on a train journey may seem daunting. It’s a form of travel Fido may not be used to, so you’ll need to ease your dog in gently. The combination of lots of people, strange noises and a lack of space may be a challenge, but don’t let that put you off […]
How prehistoric dogs hunted – their hunting methods revealed If you’re a fur-parent to a majestic Great Dane or big fluffy Newfoundland, you might think you know all there is to know about large dogs. But, imagine a pup the size of a grizzly bear bounding through your living room; no, seriously. Scientists are sure […]
It’s hi-fives all around for furry paws, as 2019 sees a brand, spanking new government law coming into effect, introducing a ban on any pet shop puppy sale. The announcement of this law came bounding in at an extremely relevant time of year, with animal welfare minister David Rutley making the declaration in December 2018 […]
There are an estimated 1.5 million rabbits in the UK, making these little furballs one of the most popular pets in the country. And it’s not hard to see why.
Rabbits play a huge part in the lives of many, from fond memories of our childhood raising Flopsy, to watching our own children melt over their first experience around little bunnies. However, as small and sweet as they appear, they do require a fair bit of TLC (not that it’s hard to love their fluffy […]
Now is the time to tell you, that yes, Bunny does get bored, like every other mammal out there. While rabbits are the perfect little athletes, sometimes they need something a little extra to keep them happy and hoppy through the day. Bored bunnies can develop bad habits such as overeating and overgrooming, which are […]
House cats have come a long way from the Near Eastern wildcat that continues to prowl the deserts in the Middle East. Evidence suggests that humans were domesticating cats in Cyprus as long as 9500 years ago, but it was likely the Ancient Egyptians who put in the work to cultivate the endearing personalities of […]
Whether it’s your dog’s birthday, the holidays, or Fido has been a really good boy at the vets, there’s always a good excuse to add a 50th soft toy to the growing collection that’s taking over your living room. Maybe it’s time to replace those smelly old toys with something less fragrant.
Dogs have never had it this good. From gourmet doggie treats to plush dog hotels, we are coddling and indulging our pups in higher numbers than ever before. Bearing in mind the upfront costs of buying a canine companion, visits to the vet, insurance, food, toys, bedding, and paying for a kennel while you’re on […]
Hydrotherapy is a great tool that dog owners can use to help their beloved pups manage different health issues or simply maintain a good lifestyle. While there is nothing cuter than watching a little dog paddle around a pool, the activity does come with plenty of benefits. The only negative is having to deal […]
What’s your idea of the perfect pet? Are they affectionate? Do they enjoy long cuddles with you on the sofa? What about playfulness? Do you picture endless laughs over their mischievous personality? If so, your perfect pet could well be a dog, cat, or the best of both – a bushy-tailed little rabbit! Rabbits have […]
Running, chasing and generally enjoying life as a carefree dog. Yep, life certainly has its perks as an outdoor pup. But do you ever wonder what all that running around on rough terrain is doing to your pal’s paws?
Ah, the pampered pup. From doggy diamantes and blow-dry’s to bad behaviour and puppy dog eyes, some canines live lives so pampered, it puts us to shame!
No dog owner will ever admit that their dog could possibly be ugly. To most, there is nothing more pure on this earth than man’s best friend. Yet, there is a whole world that revolves around ‘ugly dog breeds’, there is even a competition for it.