A new addition – choosing a puppy

Lupo our Dobermann, is 11 years old now, and his greying face and growing ailments is a stark reminder he won’t always be here. He’s still enjoying his daily walks, but can’t go as far as he used to without getting too tired, especially when the weather is warm. He’s on anti-inflammatories to help his back and back legs – without the medicine his back … Continue reading A new addition – choosing a puppy

Get On The Guest List For The Coolest Dog Show in Town

DOGSTIVAL Invites Dogs To Celebrate Good Times At Burley Park, New Forest, 5 & 6 June 2021 The first four-legged festival off the starting blocks this summer, Dogstival is set to be a brilliant and deserved celebration for furry friends, after seemingly endless months of eat, dog walk, sleep, repeat.  Glastonbury with the bark-factor, Dogstival 2021 will take place Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th June in the gorgeous surroundings … Continue reading Get On The Guest List For The Coolest Dog Show in Town

Joii app offers remote vet care for pet owners

Taking your nervous cat or dog to the vets can be a stressful time, and with the rising cost of veterinary care, it’s no wonder more pet owners are turning to the internet to self-diagnose.  New app, Joii, uses complex algorithms written by vets coupled with AI technology, that will help close the gap between Google and vets. Pet owners can find out quickly if … Continue reading Joii app offers remote vet care for pet owners

70% of UK Pet Owners Have Had Their Home Damaged by Their Pet

Has your dog ever destroyed something in your home? Lupo’s finest achievement is chewing the corners of the kitchen worktop in our old house. That’s what you get when you cross the perfect height wood and a teething puppy. If you can relate, you’re not alone. A recent survey reveals that 70% of UK pet owners have had their home damaged by their dog, and … Continue reading 70% of UK Pet Owners Have Had Their Home Damaged by Their Pet

UK dog owners set to spend £162 million on their canine companions this Christmas

Britain’s dog owners are set to spend £162 million on their canine companions this Christmas as a thank you for their support this year. A survey of 2,000 dog owners found almost three-quarters will be treating their animals during the festive season – spending an average of £21.92 per pet. With an estimated 10.1 million dogs in the UK, that means 7.37 million will receive … Continue reading UK dog owners set to spend £162 million on their canine companions this Christmas

The best sellers on Etsy UK for dog gifts

This year many of us are trying to ‘shop small’, doing our bit to support small businesses through a very difficult year. I have always loved shopping on Etsy, but this year I have shopped there more than ever as I look for unique pieces. The latest thing I’ve ordered isn’t pet related, but it’s a handmade key holder for our hallway as I couldn’t … Continue reading The best sellers on Etsy UK for dog gifts

How you can help stop the UK invasion of ‘Murder Hornets’

Before this summer I’d only ever come across a Hornet when I got stung on a school trip. The sting area was the size of a golfball on my arm! We’ve recently moved to a rural village, and get a lot more insects compared to living in the suburbs of the city of Leeds. One of which I am sure is a Hornet, but I’ll … Continue reading How you can help stop the UK invasion of ‘Murder Hornets’

This Week’s Pet Savings

We’ve scoured online pet store Doggie Solutions for the very best offers, sales and discounts on a range of products for dogs. This week we’ve got items that you’ll need for those dark evening walks, plus a chew toy that’s built to last and a classic dog toy at a great price, to help you spend quality time with your dog. Flashing Dog Lead Save: … Continue reading This Week’s Pet Savings

Narla, the new personalised art service for animal lovers

Celebrating its launch this month is Narla, a new online platform that offers customers the opportunity to create their own personalised artworks, or shop from a curated selection, at the click of a button. Narla was established by Jonathon Lambert and Warren Few who have over 35 years experience between them in supplying architectural metalwork to the construction industry. 12 months ago, Warren began to … Continue reading Narla, the new personalised art service for animal lovers

Itch Pet Review: Try flea and worming treatment for free

How do you remember the last time you gave your dog worming or flea treatment? Personally, I go through the laborious task of scrolling through my Amazon order history. There’s been a little more orders on there this year, as you can imagine, so it’s not the fastest way to find out it’s time to order tablets for Lupo again. If like me you could … Continue reading Itch Pet Review: Try flea and worming treatment for free