Most UK Pet Owners Care More About their Dog than Themselves

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

Harringtons Dog Food Review

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

Win a Car with Agria Pet Insurance at Crufts 2016

The world’s largest dog show descends on the Birmingham NEC again this year, on Thursday 10th March. Attracting breeds of all sizes, shapes and colours, to be preened, displayed and showed off according to their looks, temperament and even fly ball handling skills. Once you’ve met the breed of your dreams and shopped ‘til you dropped on the stands, make sure you head on over … Continue reading Win a Car with Agria Pet Insurance at Crufts 2016

Ruth Langsford’s advice is ‘Spot On’

This Morning presenter and proud owner of rescue dog Maggie, Ruth Langsford, has teamed up with FRONTLINE® Spot On, the UK’s No.1 flea and tick protection*, to help the nation’s pets stay happy and healthy this summer. While higher temperatures bring smiles to many people’s faces they can make life difficult for our furry friends, so Ruth and FRONTLINE® Spot On vet Simone Pomerantz have … Continue reading Ruth Langsford’s advice is ‘Spot On’

How To Pet Proof Your Garden

You have your home, complete with a garden. So you’re thinking of getting a pet. That’s great! However, with the new addition to your family, there are extra things to consider when designing your garden. Follow this guide to make sure your garden is pet proof. Choose Your Fence Wisely It is important to choose the right fence for your garden if you have pets. … Continue reading How To Pet Proof Your Garden

Hi-tech dog collars help vets monitor health improvements

Painkillers can help dogs with osteoarthritis to run about nearly in the same way as healthy dogs, a study of their movements has shown. Vets used GPS technology attached to collars to track dogs with osteoarthritis and see how they responded to treatment. The collars monitor the dogs’ every movement when outside and can give vets vital information about their physical performance. Vets can see how fast … Continue reading Hi-tech dog collars help vets monitor health improvements

The Itchy and Scratchy Show

A few months ago I shared with you details of a competition FRONTLINE Spot On are running on their Facebook page, to find the UK’s most dedicated pet owner. This is a reminder that entries close on the 10th September, so head on over to their page and get your entry in http://www.facebook.com/frontlinespoton It is quite timely that just this week was the first time … Continue reading The Itchy and Scratchy Show