A walk a day keeps the vet away

A walk a day keeps the vet away

Dog ownership is more popular than ever with a huge surge seen in puppies bought during lockdown back in spring. Many have become dog owners for the first time and are still finding their feet with a demanding schedule and all the attention a dog needs. Sometimes it...
Do indoor cats get depressed?

Do indoor cats get depressed?

Although cats have the reputation of being rather aloof and preferring their own company they do actually have social needs. If they are on their own as an indoor cat with no access to the outside world this need must be met by their owner. In fact an indoor cat is...
Autumn Hazards for Dogs

Autumn Hazards for Dogs

Autumn is a great season for dog walking as it tends not to be too hot or too cold. Both dogs and owners alike can enjoy the great outdoors on those sunny, fresh days in a comfortable temperature. The change of season is welcome for many but with it comes some hazards...
Is it safe to walk a dog in season?

Is it safe to walk a dog in season?

When your dog is in season, it can be a stressful time for both you and your dog. Here are our top tips for tackling walks with confidence during those weeks of raging hormones. The short answer is yes it is safe to walk your dog in season. But some precautions should...
Tackling obesity in pets

Tackling obesity in pets

It might be awkward to talk about it but obesity is a very common and dangerous threat to our pets’ health. So why aren’t we talking about it, and furthermore, how can we tackle it?   What is obesity in pets?   Obesity can be classified as the...