Dog Walking Etiquette

Dog Walking Etiquette

Because our dogs don’t come with an instruction manual, we thought it would be good idea to talk about dog walking etiquette. Not everyone seems to know the ‘right’ way to go about things whilst out on walks so here’s a few ‘Do’s and Don’ts so you don’t get in a pickle when you’re out…

Dog Car Safety

Dog Car Safety

With camping and holiday season not too far away (for some of us its already started), we thought it would be helpful to share some top tips on dog car safety. Dog car safety isn’t just limited to being strapped in, but also caring for your dog when travelling long distances. Here’s our top 5…

Adder Bites and my Dog

Adder Bites and my Dog

We’ve all come across some snakes in our lifetime, but have you ever seen an Adder? After recently coming across a small (sadly dead) Adder whilst walking our dogs, we thought we would talk about Adders, how to identify them and what to do if you suspect your dog has been bitten by one. Appearance…

Alabama Rot

Alabama Rot

How to spot it and what to do if you think your dog could have it. But first, let’s talk about what Alabama Rot is. Alabama rot is a disease that affects the dog’s blood vessels and kidneys. It is quite hard to spot and unfortunately, even harder to treat thus making early diagnosis very…

How to Keep my Dog Cool

How to Keep my Dog Cool

It’s finally here (we hope!), the weather we’ve all been waiting for!   It’s been a long old winter but now the temperatures are rising in the UK, here’s a few tips on how to keep your dog cool when the mercury is rising. Tip 1 This one is the most obvious ‘no-no’, but you’d…

How to Clean Your Dogs Ears

How to Clean Your Dogs Ears

It is a good idea to routinely clean your dog’s ears each time you bathe him, or once a week, as it will keep them healthy. One of the most important reasons to clean your dog’s ears is to prevent ear infections. Read on to find out how to clean your dogs ears… Before we…