There are more than 8 million pet dogs in Britain. Each of those dogs has an average of two owners. So, that’s 16 million people whose everyday lives are shared with their canine friends. We are an animal friendly nation and yet there are still many areas which remain no-go areas for dogs.
There are always thousands of animals waiting for new homes. Many find new owners very quickly whilst others spend many months in shelters and are continually ignored by potential adopters. It is generally the older animals which are repeatedly overlooked. Senior pets typically wait four times as long as young animals to find a new […]
Your dog is more than just a pet, it is a treasured member of your family and your pooch represents a significant financial investment. It makes sense to maximise their life span so that you can enjoy their company for longer. The good news is that you don’t need to break the bank to ensure […]
Oodles of Doodles Designer dogs have taken the UK by storm. More accurately described as crossbreeds, these marvellous mutts are now so popular that their numbers have risen eight-fold in less than a decade. But can you tell a doodle from a poodle and what on earth is a shorkie?
Do You Spend More on Your Dog Than on Your Child? It sounds like a ridiculous question doesn’t it? Who would spend more on their dog than on their child? Actually many people do and perhaps you are one of them but hadn’t even realised it! When you add everything up, just how much are […]
Can Dogs Smell Fear? Cynophobia, a fear of dogs, is relatively common. If you suffer from this phobia then at some point in your life you have probably been advised to remain calm when you encounter a dog in case they smell your fear. But can they really smell it and are they more likely […]
Have you ever started getting to know someone when you realise you both like different pets? Conversation over. It’s quite a let down if you are a dog person to discover someone is a cat person (or the other way around). People tend to be quite stubborn about the type of pet they prefer to […]
If you are crazy about dogs then you will love nothing better than to spend time with them. There are lots of different things you can do if you want to be around man’s best friend. Perhaps you have a friend or partner that loves dogs and want to surprise them with a special experience. […]
If you are a dog lover and you want to meet other people who share your passion, don’t worry, there are plenty of places you can go. People who adore dogs can talk about them for hours, and it’s nice to be able to talk to people who are interested in dogs, rather than constantly […]
Do you consider yourself a true dog lover? People who are crazy about dogs have a lot in common, and tend to do specific things that show just how much they love man’s best friend. Find out if you really are a dog fanatic by reading the characteristics listed below. If you can think of […]
The harrowing news about two police dogs that were left in a car to die from overheating has caused a stir in the pet world. The two dogs, a German shepherd puppy and a working Belgian Malinois, died tragically, after being left in a private vehicle at the Metropolitan Police training unit in Keston. Temperatures […]