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Top 5 nutrition tips for a healthy puppy

If you bought your puppy from a reputable breeder you should already have been told about some of the nutritional needs of the animal. A puppy grows fast in the first few months and...
Ticks in cats

How to prevent ticks in cats

Tick season could be the most dreaded season of all, pet-wise! These pesky parasites are not only downright gross but can be detrimental to your cat’s health, passing on nasty diseases. Thankfully, there are...
dog beer

Enjoy a delicious, cold pint with your dog with this canine-friendly dog beer!

It’s a lovely day, the sun is shining and you’ve got a bottle of your favourite beer chilling the fridge. But just one thing is missing - your pup can’t join in. Well, things...
Your obese dog's body may be beautiful - but is it harming him?

5 Tips to prevent your pet from being overweight or obese

The annual feast that is National Pet Obesity Awareness Day is over. Now it’s time to think seriously about the year-round approach you take to keep your cat or dog at a healthy weight.The...

Top 5 symptoms of doggy sickness (and what you should do about them)

Like those of a human, a dog’s chances of developing a chronic disease increase with age. Depending on her breed she may also be prone to acute illnesses or predisposed to congenital disorders such...
It's National Walk Your Dog Week! Best places to walk your dog in the UK

It’s National Walk Your Dog Week! Our favourite dog walking spots in the UK

It’s National Walk Your Dog Week, and that can only mean one thing: It’s time for you and your pooch to get off that sofa and out into the fresh air! To celebrate, we’re...
Dog in long grass, tick risk

On a walk, what can I do to avoid my dog getting ticks?

A major concern when it comes to walking their dog, owners want to avoid dog ticks in the first place, rather than have to learn how to remove them. Here are the different ways...
walking dogs in the forest

Be aware of these trees and plants you can find in the forest when...

Walking your dog is a fantastic way to enjoy the great outdoors together. Whether it’s an energetic dash or a leisurely stroll you want, our amazing woodland and forest areas offer plenty to explore....

‘Six million dollar’ dog with cancer gets a 3D-printed titanium skull

A dog with cancer has been given a second chance at life thanks to pioneering surgery – and a bespoke replacement skull. The Williamsport, Pennsylvania dachshund lost 70 percent of her original skull following...

How can I communicate with my deaf dog?

As you might already know, it's National Deaf Dog Awareness week. Running from the 24th-30th Sept, it’s the perfect time to look at the ways we can improve and maintain the lives of our...
Autumn dog walks can cause allergies

What kind of allergies can my dog get in Autumn?

What’s not to love about the autumn season? The leaves changing colour, refreshing breezes and respite from the heat of the summer. The changing season however, may mean several adjustments for your pet. Expect...

Autumn is coming: what can I do to prevent the bad weather from affecting...

‘For man, autumn is a time of harvest, of gathering together. For nature, it is a time of sowing, of scattering abroad.’ (Edwin Way Teale). For dogs, autumn is a time of windy walks...