Dog friendly UK beaches open 365 days a year

Dog friendly UK beaches open 365 days a year

We asked our brilliant Facebook community to recommend some of their favourite beaches that are open to dogs all year round. Here are a few: Oxwich beach near Swansea This little gem was named ‘The most beautiful beach in Britain’ by The Travel Magazine,...
Why do dogs eat grass?

Why do dogs eat grass?

We’ve all been out on a walk, or thought the dog is much too happy in the garden on their own, only to find them busy eating the lawn! But why do they do it? Some dogs enjoy eating grass simply because it tastes nice, particularly in warmer months; in spring and...
Are cats good for our mental health?

Are cats good for our mental health?

When we choose an animal as our pet, there are many options and for those of us who want a furry friend in our home but have hectic lives, we may turn to a feline for company. Perhaps it’s the independence of this much-loved animal, having become a traditionally...
Cats: From hunters to housemates

Cats: From hunters to housemates

Cats have been domesticated for about 10,000 years, but how did we do it? A recent study analysing ancient cat DNA from all over the world has revealed some fascinating facts. The study found that the domestication of cats began during the Neolithic period in the...
Let’s talk fleas!

Let’s talk fleas!

Anyone feeling itchy? Our vet nurse, Sophie, tells us everything we need to know about the dreaded flea! Fleas tend not to be just a summer problem anymore. With our homes centrally heated they can now be an all year around occurrence if our dogs are not on a...