5 Reasons to get a Dog

Reasons to get a dog

There are so many reasons to get a dog! Being a dog owner changes your life in so many rewarding ways including keeping you fit and giving you companionship. Of course there are downside. Yes, it can be expensive and can be more difficult to travel (though not impossible!) I’m on my 4th dog now … Read more

Patterdale Beagle Cross – Patterbea

Patterbea Patterdale Beagle Cross

The Patterbea is a sweet natured small to medium-sized dog, crossed between a Patterdale Terrier and Beagle. They can be quite stubborn so they require an experienced owner and lots of mental stimulation. Both parent breeds are hunters, so Patterbeas love to chase. This also means they are easily distracted and are likely to wander … Read more

Can Dogs Eat Pineapple

Can dogs eat Pineapple?

Fruit is essential to the diet of any dog; but knowing which fruits you can or cannot treat your little guy or girl to is something that makes a lot of pet owners very anxious. One of the most asked about fruits is the pineapple. Can dogs eat pineapple? Is it safe for your dog to … Read more

Healthy Puppy Treats

Healthy Puppy Treats

We all know that puppy eyes are hard to resist and it is nice to give your little fur baby a tasty snack once in a while. Training also requires a healthy stash a goodies, but it can be difficult to decide which is best. Today we are talking about how to choose healthy puppy … Read more

Patterdale Lakeland Cross – Patterland

Patterland Patterdale Terrier Lakeland Cross Dog

The Patterland Terrier is a cross breed dog with one parent a Lakeland Terrier and the other a Patterdale Terrier. A Patterdale Lakeland Cross (AKA Patterland) is a small, sturdy dog with a feisty, but affectionate personality. They love to chase and are fast, agile dogs. Given the chance, they can get up to all … Read more

Dog Walks in Edinburgh

dog walks in Edinburgh

Grand old Edinburgh is steeped in history. From the old town, perched upon the hillside, up to the castle crowning the rock, then down past the monuments, through the gorgeous Georgian architecture and into the bustling streets and shops of New Town. Thousands flock to the city every year, to soak in the history, sample … Read more

Why you should Adopt not Shop

why you should adopt not shop

Let’s not beat around the bush – dog rescue or adoption is not always an easy feat. There are many challenges that come with it such as house health issues and behavioural issues. It generally takes at least 3 months for an adopted dog to start to settle. So it’s difficult to tell what their … Read more

Dog-Friendly Beaches in Yorkshire

dog friendly beaches in North Yorkshire

Everyone knows the rolling Dales of West Yorkshire, the grand cities of Sheffield and Leeds, or the rugged moors of the north. But beyond the green lands of ‘God’s Own County’ is the world-famous coastline stretching from the Tees estuary to the Humber estuary. There are some amazing dog friendly beaches in Yorkshire. The coastline … Read more

Butchers Dog Food

Butchers dog food review

The Butchers brand of dog food has been operational in England for over a quarter of a century. They believe that every dog deserves a nutritious meal to keep them healthy and happy. They also believe that our favorite canine friends should enjoy the taste.  Butchers are committed to always using natural ingredients and obtaining … Read more