Pets – Information & Articles

My dog hates riding in the car

From the moment we collected our black German Shepherd puppy and put him in the car, we realised he was very anxious just being in the car and during the journey home he was sick several times. When a dog really hates the car, it is a slow process as he needs time to understand
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Are you ready to adopt a cat?

If you’re thinking about offering a home to a cat or kitten that’s great news. However there are many factors for you to consider before rushing into a decision that you may regret later. The fact is, too often pets acquired by impulse quite often don’t work out so you have
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Creative Canine Fitness

This great info-graphic has been sent to us by Sainsbury’s Bank. It has some interesting facts as well as great ideas to keep you and your dog fit while having some fun along the way!   Link to this post!
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Tips for buying a rabbit hutch that’s a home

Selecting the right rabbit hutch will help ensure your pet rabbit is happy and healthy. Rabbits are active, intelligent, social animals; they have complex welfare needs that must be met if they are to be happy and healthy. Providing housing that meets rabbits’ complex
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Animal Therapies

A theraputic Alpaca…surely not? In honour of Pet Awareness Month we are looking at Animal therapies. Lovers of animals have, for years, talked about the benefits of being in animal company but in recent times it has been acknowledged as a form of therapy for people suffering from
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How Dogs Teach Us About Love

Hey ladies, here’s the good news – the perfect fella DOES exist! The bad news (for you, anyway) is that he’s all mine and we’ve been living together in domestic bliss for the last nine years. Jaffy is half Collie, half Labrador – and a total inspiration. While we humans
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How Do I Prepare My Dog For Our New Baby?

When a new baby joins the family, it is not only big deal for mum, dad, brothers and sisters, it can be a dramatic change for your four legged friend to cope with. That stable family unit in which your dog may have got a lot of attention will suddenly all change and a little
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Can You Stop Your Dog Pulling On The Lead?

Walking your dog is one of the most important activities you can share with your canine. It is vital to his well being by helping to maintain his mental stability and keep him fit and healthy. A dog who cannot release his physical and mental energy can become hyperactive, noisy,
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House Training Your Puppy

The most important thing to remember in training a new puppy is this: puppies and dogs learn best by being praised when they do the right thing, NOT by being punished when they do the wrong thing. Housetraining can be challenging, but can be made easier if you follow these basic
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How Dog Walking Can Help You Get A Date

Having trouble finding the perfect mate?  Have you ever considered the many ways that your dog can open the door for you in terms of meeting like minded people? Your four legged canine companion could be your best bet to finding your perfect match. I base this fact on my own
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