Patterdale Terrier T-Shirts

Patterdale Terrier T-Shirts

The Dog Days of Summer are fast approaching, as every man and his dog eagerly awaits the season of walkies. During the long, sultry afternoons, out on the well-trodden paths, they’ll be oodles of poodles and pugs on a pootle. Beagles and spaniels, retrievers and Labradors. A couple of collies and one hot husky body. … Read more

5 Best Dog Walks in Liverpool

Best dog walk in Liverpool

Liverpool is one of the cultural crown jewels of England. Thousands visit from around the world to walk the streets immortalised by the cities most famous sons: The Beatles. The grand buildings standing regally along the dockyards embody the city’s maritime history. But the city’s hidden gems are the collection of parks and open spaces, … Read more

What is a Fell Terrier?

Fell Terriers

Patterdale terriers are often referred to as fell terriers. Maybe people mistake the term ‘fell terrier’ for a breed, which it’s not. The term fell terrier really refers to a specific group of dog breeds that come from Great Britain that are long legged working terriers. This could include the patterdale terrier, Lakeland terrier and … Read more

10 things you should know before you own a Patterdale Terrier

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Patterdale terriers are a lively breed, often misunderstood.They are an active and intelligent breed, and it’s important that you know these 10 things before you own a Patteradale. #1 They come from the Lake District in England Patterdales were bred in ‘Patterdale’ in the Lake District, Cumbria. Therefore if you … Read more

Long Line Dog Training for Recall

long line dog training

Dogs are playful and curious creatures. It’s why we love them. But this can create difficulties as owners. Untrained dogs are likely to run off, get lost, or become injured. Therefore, it’s essential to train your dog to come back on your command. That way, you can sit back and watch them roam and explore, … Read more

5 Best Dog Walks in Bristol

Bristol is one of the UK’s greatest cities, steeped in history and set in the idyllic rolling hills of North Somerset. Consistently voted one of the best places to live in the UK, the city is also a dog lovers dream. Dozens of parks, fields, and estates gild the city in dazzling greenery.  From wide-open … Read more

Terrier Toys your Dog will Love

Best toys for Patterdale Terriers 1

All terriers are highly intelligent and active dogs. That’s why terrier toys are so important. Keep a fair few different types of toys at home for your terrier such as raggas (tug-o-war), balls, plush dog toys and treat dispensers. This week, we asked Blake the Patterdale terrier what should be the top terrier toys and … Read more

Licky Mat for Dogs Review

licky mat for dogs

When we first bought home our rescue patterdale Blake, he was more than a handful. His craziness and mild fear of my husband coming down the stairs was difficult in the first few weeks (poor Blake was abused by a man in his previous home). Blake bonded with us and this then turned to him … Read more

Are Patterdales Aggressive?

are patterdales aggressive?

Lot’s of people are asking me the question: ‘Are Patterdales aggressive? The answer to this question is really the same answer for any dog and not just Patterdale terriers. They can be aggressive, yes. But it depends on several influencing factors such as their genes, upbringing, experience and training (or lack of it). Patterdale Characteristics … Read more