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

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