Warm Dog Coats

Warm Dog Coats

In the UK, we can experience extreme weather conditions – from summer heatwaves to winter frost. The weather here is very variable. I will admit that I absolutely hate the cold and always wear a warm jacket in the winter. But what about the dog?!?! We actually have a couple of warm dog coats that … Read more

Are Patterale Terriers Hypoallergenic?

Are Patterale Terriers Hypoallergenic

I often get asked ‘Are Patterdale Terriers hypoallergenic?’ The short answer is no – they are not. So avoid Patterdales if you particularly want or need a hypoallergenic dog. What is a Hypoallergenic Dog? A hypoallergenic dog is basically a dog that’s fur is not going to trigger allergies. Dogs such as Poodles, Bedlington Terriers … Read more

Introducing the Jack Russell Terrier

Jack Russell Terrier dog

The Jack Russell terrier is a sturdy, active dog of medium size whose spirit and affection make him an excellent pet. With his white coat, black/brown markings, confident stance and inquisitive expression, he’s one handsome little dude! As the original “mirror dog,” the Jack Russell seems to be looking right back at you when you … Read more

High Energy Dog Breeds

High Energy Dog Breeds

Dog owners in search of a new dog to welcome into their family will often be faced with many choices. One thing that tends to confuse potential owners is the sheer variety of dog breeds on offer, along with all the different sizes and coat types available for each breed. Active families who enjoy the … Read more

Adopting a Dog

Adopting a Dog

***Today’s blog is a guest post by Shruti Battacharya from the Happy Puppers dog blog!*** Adding a new member to the family is a huge decision. First, you need to decide who is going to be your perfect companion (is it a dog, cat or another animal?). Then, you need to focus on the qualities, … Read more

Patterdale Terrier Barking

Patterdale Terrier Barking

Patterdale Terrier Barking You might hear from some Patterdale terrier owners that they are not really big barkers. Well, either it’s a total lie, or mine is a massive exception to that rule! Our Patterdale cross barks all the time for many different reasons. We have basically learnt which barks mean different things. For example, … Read more

Dog Ice Cream

Dog Ice Cream

Dogs licking ice cream has to be the most adorable thing to watch. But is it really safe to give our furry companions this human dessert? We might be tempted to share our cone with our four-legged friends, but in reality, human ice cream is harmful for them. After puppies are weaned, dogs lose the … Read more

Why is my puppy not eating?

Why is my puppy not eating

As a general rule, weaned puppies under six months should be fed three times a day; after six months, the meals are reduced to twice a day; once in the morning and again in the evening.  When they reach maturity, some people continue to retain twice a day feeding. Others reduce to a once a … Read more