Should Britain be More Dog Friendly?


Dogs

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.

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Why you should consider adopting an older pet


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 […]

Friday, March 31st, 2017

How to Ensure Your Dog Enjoys a Longer Life


Dogs

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 […]

Saturday, February 18th, 2017

Designer Dogs and Cross-Breeds


Dogs

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?

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

The Cost of a Dog


Dogs

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 […]

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Can Dogs Smell Fear?


Dogs

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 […]

Friday, September 30th, 2016

Top 5 Ultimate Experiences For Dog Lovers


Dogs

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. […]

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

The Definition Of A True Dog Lover


Dogs

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 […]

Friday, October 11th, 2013

The Death of Police Dogs – Alerts all dog lovers


Dogs

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 […]

Thursday, June 30th, 2011