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
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
For centuries, dog has been a man’s best friend, showering their owners with companionship and loyalty. In fact, 67% of dog owners named their pooch their best friend according to new research by Asda Money. And it seems the special bond with our four-legged friends has grown closer than ever before, with UK pet owners admitting to putting their dog’s dietary needs before their own … Continue reading Most UK Pet Owners Care More About their Dog than Themselves
If you work and own a dog, you’ll more than likely have felt guilty for leaving your dog at home and not being able to see what they get up to. The Furbo dog camera was created by a couple who felt exactly like this, and wanted a solution to being closer to their dog when they couldn’t physically be there. We’ve had a pet … Continue reading Furbo Dog Camera Review, is it worth the money?
I’m a big fan of buying from local companies where possible. We seem to be really lucky here in Yorkshire to have some fantastic pet brands on our doorstep. I’ve talked a lot about Pure Pet Food but recently was introduced to Harringtons who hail from Herriot country (famed from the popular James Herriot books about a vet practice) in North Yorkshire, so I thought … Continue reading Harringtons Dog Food Review
We’ve been hearing fireworks go off near our home most nights for the past week now, so hopefully this post will be useful for any owners of worried dogs. The lead up to the 5th November is not Lupo’s favourite time of year. Loud noises such as these are akin to balloons and water bottles to him as things he is most scared of! We usually … Continue reading Keeping your dog calm during firework season
As temperatures in England reached over 30 degrees this week, I thought it was worth sharing some tips I wrote for Sainsbury’s Money Matters magazine. . Head on over to learn how to keep your dog or cat cool this summer: https://www.sainsburysbank.co.uk/money-matters/the-heat-is-on Continue reading Keeping your pet cool this summer
This fatal disease transmitted by ticks has been found in a small number of dogs in Essex, one of which died. It causes severe anaemia in dogs – cats aren’t at risk and neither are we humans as Babesia canis parasites only infect dogs. Although this disease has been reported in the UK before, previous cases seen were in dogs that had recently travelled abroad. … Continue reading Babesiosis – What dog owners need to know
The conversation surrounding mental health has picked up in recent months, with high profile entertainers such as Ruby Wax and Stephen Fry sharing their personal experiences with mental illness. However, according to Bought By Many, many people don’t realise, that dogs also suffer from mental health issues too. A recent study by the vet charity PDSA found that more than 2.3 million dogs are regularly left … Continue reading Dogs, depression and what you can do to help your pet
Travelling this New Year? Home or away, follow these tips to have yourself a stress free winter trip! Taking your pet on holiday in the UK or abroad during the winter period has never been easier, but before you pack the doggy jumpers and head off, here’s a few things to consider: Travelling in the UK this Winter If you are planning a long and … Continue reading Tips for Travelling with Pets & Win a pet friendly holiday!