I’m going to start with the big problem about this food. You’ll know if you’ve ever added a bit of warm water to your dogs food, their noses will go crazy as the heat releases the smell. Well, adding warm water to Pure Petfood drives my dog CRAZY. The whining, oh the whining. He’s a whiner at the best of times for no apparent reason, but … Continue reading Pure Petfood review: Terrific Turkey
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
A small-sized Crossbreed called Poppy has been named the UK’s favourite breed and name for our canine friends according to Go Get It, a dedicated pet insurance comparison website for dogs and cats. In celebration of National Dog Day (26th August 2018) Go Get It is now searching the country to find a Crossbreed called Poppy that could be the ‘face’ of the brand. Go Get … Continue reading Could your dog be the face of Go Get It?
An online services marketplace has revealed that UK pet owners spend £57 billion on their dogs every year, excluding pet food and medical costs. On average, pet owners spend more than £3k a year on dog walking services, grooming, training and pet sitting, which amounts to more than 10% of the average UK salary. An online local services marketplace has revealed that UK pet owners … Continue reading UK dog owners spend £57bn on pampering their pets every year
Owning a dog is a huge commitment; you’ve got to be willing to give your new best friend the time and love he or she deserves for the next decade or more. However, beyond that, you’re likely to also be spending a lot of money on your new pet – and it’s probably more than you think. A shocking 98% of dog owners underestimate the … Continue reading The Real Costs of Owning a Dog
It seems a long time ago that we were on a sunny beach in Cornwall, with Lupo in tow. And with our four year old’s new obsession with camper vans, it looks like we might take a road trip again this year. If anyone offers one that would comfortably fit a Dobermann, I’m all ears! If like us you weirdly enjoy the slightly more stressful situation … Continue reading Dog-Friendly Destinations from MedicAnimal
Following the huge success of his Channel 4 show, Professor Noel Fitzpatrick, The Supervet, is delighted to be bringing his first ever live stage show Welcome to My World to major arenas and theatres across the UK & Ireland this year. Kicking off in Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena on 29 September, this groundbreaking new show – a must for all animal lovers and fans of the … Continue reading Noel Fitzpatrick – Supervet goes on tour
As my favourite social media platform, Instagram is full of amazing accounts, especially when it comes to animals. Here are my favourites, in case you’d like any inspiration on new accounts to follow. I only recently discovered this first one through a work colleague’s recommendation, but I just love it. People send in their animal photos, and the account owner will turn it into a … Continue reading My Favourite Animals on Instagram
Never Ever have I had an email like the one containing this news. Grab a Black Coffee and take a read, trust me on this as I Know Where it’s at. As a side note, My go-to Youth club disco outfit in the early nineties was a crop top and cargo trousers a-la All Saints. #fangirl. All Saints star, Nicole Appleton, today launches her very … Continue reading Nicole Appleton Launches PetScene App
Most dog owners will start training their puppy with basic commands of sit and down. You can do it everyday in your home, with minimal effort required. Dogs pick it up quickly and will respond to the verbal cue’s for the rest of their life. But if like me, your house is noisy enough, why not teach hand signals for these commands so you don’t … Continue reading Three Commands With Hand Signals, to Teach Your Dog.