Canicross Dog Breeds

Canicross Dog Breeds

Dogs have been used in various types of work, from serving as herding or hunting companions to helping humans hunt and fight wars. Now, many dog breeds are employed for a more recreational activity: canicross racing. So what are the best Canicross dog breeds? Introducing Canicross In this sport, dogs run alongside their owners on … Read more

How to calm a Patterdale Terrier

How to calm a Patterdale Terrier

Are you wondering how to calm a Patterdale terrier? Well – I can tell you from experience that it is not an easy task! But, through socialisation, exercise and training it is possible to calm one down even if it’s just a bit! Look for the Reasons WHY your Patterdale is not calm Quite often, … Read more

Kong Dog Toys

Kong dog toys are our favourite dog toys on the market. Today’s blog is all about the Kong Dog Toys and why we love them so much. Kong dog toys are durable, safe, high quality – even for strong chewers. They certainly get Blake’s approval! What are the most popular Kong Dog Toys? Kong Extreme … Read more

When to let puppy off lead

When to let puppy off lead

This article offers some tips on when to let a puppy off lead. You would think that it’s best to have your puppy off lead straight away, but of course it’s always a bit more complex than that. Outside the House and Garden wait until after Vaccinations Of course you can have your puppy off … Read more

Cat Friendly Dogs

Cat Friendly Dogs

As a cat owner, you may have wondered what kind of dog would work best with your cat. Dogs can be very fun and playful for cats to interact with. However, not all breeds are cat friendly dogs. Some dogs might chase or even attack your cat if given the chance or opportunity to do … Read more

Best Grooming Dog Scissors

Best Dog Grooming Scissors

Dog scissors are designed for safe cutting of a dog’s hair and other body parts. Dog scissors enable trimming down a dog’s fur without causing it so much stress as compared to when you use normal scissors on your dog. Dog grooming requires skills and patience in addition to the right dog grooming tools. In … Read more

Backyard Breeders

Backyard Breeders

More than 250,000 dogs are in animal shelters across the nation and millions of families search for a new pet each year. Dogs from animal shelters represent an enormous pool of potential companions — and adopters have plenty of options when they visit their local shelter. Yet there is an increasing problem with backyard breeders … Read more

Why do dogs have wet noses?

Why do dogs have wet noses

I often get asked ‘Why do dogs have wet noses? The nose of a dog is wet because dogs use their noses to receive information about the world around them. In short, a wet dog nose is a healthy dog nose and is what you want to see. Why do dogs have wet noses? The … Read more

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