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Benefits of cuddling with your dog

November 16th, 2017|My Dog Care|

Nothing quite beats the feeling of snuggling up to a loving, cosy canine at the end of a long day. They make excellent foot warmers in winter and can enjoy a tickle in the same spot for hours at a time. Here are some facts that you may not know about cuddle-time: Cuddling deeply strengthens [...]

Reasons why dogs get turned off their food

August 22nd, 2017|My Dog Care|

There’s no denying it: dogs love to eat. Whether it’s a T-bone steak or week old crumbs on the floor, they are rarely fussy about what they put into their bodies. A lot of the time we wonder if they’re eating too much and we find ourselves trying to refrain from giving into wagging tails [...]

Dog Lovers VS Cat Lovers

August 5th, 2017|My Cat Care, My Dog Care|

Some people say the world is split into dog people and cat people… And we think they’re right. No matter how big of an animal lover you are, you’re likely to have a preference one way or the other. But which is the best team to be on? Let’s take a look at some of [...]

5 tips for buying and taking home a new puppy

July 24th, 2017|My Dog Care|

Puppies are easy to fall in love with – they’re soft cuddly and love to play. But anyone who has had to raise one also knows they sure are a handful! If you introduce a pup to your house, you’ve got to be willing to make sacrifices: You can expect things around the house to [...]

5 reasons to get pet insurance

June 4th, 2017|My Dog Care, Pet Health|

When you add a fur kid to your family, you may breathe a sigh of relief knowing you’ll never have to put them through university or buy them a car. However, your precious doggie or moggie still requires some investment, not just in food, but also things like grooming, bedding, toys, flea and tick treatments [...]

Amazing things that dogs do with their noses

May 30th, 2017|My Dog Care|

Despite the fact that humans and dogs can be best friends, we are very different in our anatomy. One of the largest differences between our species (besides the fact that we’re fleshy and they’re furry or that we talk and they bark) is the way we perceive and interact with our environments through the senses. [...]

Top tips for traveling with your pet companion

April 27th, 2017|My Dog Care|

Traveling without your pets can be stressful and upsetting, especially if you are away for a longer period of time. You just want to have them by your side, and it’s definitely possible to travel with them. Here are some top tips for making sure that everything goes smoothly if you travel with your pet. [...]

How to keep your furry friend entertained this Christmas

December 17th, 2016|My Dog Care, Pet Behaviour|

More and more dogs are being celebrated as part of the family. This can be fun, opening presents, spoiling our pets and having additional time off over the holidays to take the family to the beach, park or chilling out at home. For your four-legged family members, the excitement of Christmas can be a little [...]

Tips to take the stress out of potty training your puppy

November 7th, 2016|My Dog Care|

Positive reinforcement is key. Puppies are easy to fall in love with – they’re soft, cuddly and cute. But don’t be fooled: as soon as you take your bundle of joy home, they’ll start leaving their own bundles of “joy” all over the place and it can be frustrating having to clean up after them. [...]

Common questions about feeding your puppy

November 7th, 2016|My Dog Care|

We want our new furry  family member to be healthy and get the best nutrition possible as they grow up. But a lot of the time it can be hard to work out just how much food their little bodies need – especially when they gobble up their food, or stare needily at us and [...]

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