We’re all susceptible to a bad day every now and then. From the onslaught of miserable weather to a jam-packed and stressful working schedule. And sometimes, just for no reason at all. When a bad day rolls around, there’s no better sidekick to perk you up than your four-legged furball. Here are five things you […]
It’s that time of year again, Christmas is just around the corner. There’s so much to do; decorating the house, shopping for presents, wrapping presents and writing cards, planning your dinner menu and so much more. It’s such a joyous time of year, a little stressful at times but nonetheless exciting. In the midst […]
You’ve hung your mistletoe up, put all the presents under the tree (or maybe Santa did), now it’s time to enjoy the festivities. But, during the busy holiday season, spare a thought for Fido. Your pooch doesn’t understand the magic of Christmas, other than perhaps anticipating a few more treats this time of year. […]
You’re looking to expand your responsibilities in life and what better way than a dog? Bringing such a companion into your life certainly enriches it and brings an opportunity for maturity. It’s a step taken by millions every year across the globe. It’s also commonly compared to being a parent. Having a kid, the […]
Just like their human counterparts, dog’s nails grow continuously and sometimes at an alarming rate. And all pooch lovers understand that cutting their dogs nails is an essential part of doggy maintenance and hygiene. It’s important to know that most dogs don’t enjoy this type of activity but there are steps you can take to […]
We’re all looking forward to the festivities with one thing on our minds: mouth-watering food. The Christmas period is one where all come together to fill our plates with whatever suits us best. Vegetarian, vegan or full-blown carnivore: all can enjoy. It’s fair to say that your Fido friend shouldn’t be left out, either! […]
Whether you’re new to owning a dog, or just find yourself with a new pup on your hands, there are a host of tools which can be useful in encouraging your pup to be well-behaved. However, there are so many, it can be overwhelming (as well as expensive!) knowing which to choose.
It’s cold, it’s soft and it gets all over their faces. Dogs get super excited whenever they are around snow, like it’s one gigantic toy to play with. While some breeds were made for the snow, like huskies and snowhounds, other breeds need to be carefully wrapped up in warm winter coats and boots. But […]
With Christmas Day right around the jingly corner, you’ll be working your way through your shopping list, merrily ticking things off as you go. But the most important question is, will you be hanging a stocking above the fireplace for your ever-faithful Fido? If so, here are a few cracking presents to pick up along […]
“I love the great outdoors, and I adore dogs. I should be a dog walker.” But being a professional dog walker is definitely not that simple. It’s more than collecting some leashes and getting a new all-weather coat and boots. As well as having an affinity for dogs, a foundation in basic dog behaviour training […]
Breaking news: Many of our furry friends may end up stranded in Europe if we end up with a ‘No Deal’ Brexit scenario.
As a dedicated dog lover, you’ll understand that your dog is at his happiest when he’s at his healthiest. And there are various ways in which you can ensure the absolute best for your pal’s wellbeing and care. Find out just how to keep your pooch happy and healthy with these top 5 tips. […]
Just like with human babies, baby animals need to be taught acceptable limits to their behaviours. Babies also learn a lot from putting things into their mouths and comfort the pains of teething by biting and chewing. Dogs don’t have the dexterous hands which humans have so prefer to hold things in their mouths rather […]
If you think the road is a stressful place, imagine what it’s like for your dog. Sure, we all hate traffic jams, red lights and sudden stops but this situation is ten times worse for your pet, who has no idea what’s going on.
Dog people, cat people, lizard people even! How much has your childhood contributed to your choice of a pet as an adult? It’s an interesting subject. Let’s look into it. Parent’s Choice Many of us grew up with loving pets that were chosen entirely by our parents. Whether it’s the venerable house cat who […]