6 minute read What do you need to buy before you bring your new puppy home? Go into any pet store and you’ll see so much stuff it’ll make your head spin! Of course there are some essentials. But honestly, just as you wouldn’t overindulge a baby, there’s no need to overindulge your pup. Stick with a few […]
Why do dogs eat grass?
3 minute read So your dog eats grass… … well, you’re most definitely not alone! Most dog owners will, at some point, see their pooch nibble on a few blades of grass. And for some dogs, it may even be a frequent thing. Is it okay? Well it’s okay in the sense that technically grass won’t harm them, […]
The advantages & disadvantages of dog crates
4 minute read When I first heard of people using crates for their puppy or dog, I was appalled. Honestly. I thought it was such a horrid thing to do to a living being. Putting them behind bars like that, felt – to me at the time – that we were caging them. Controlling them. Only having them […]
A guide to exercising your puppy
4 minute read Puppies LOVE to run and play. They’re growing both physically and mentally and need to burn off this energy or trying to sleep could be problematic for you both! But, as much as they like to race around and jump and play, it’s up to you to be mindful of the type of exercise they’re […]
What vaccines does your dog need?
3 minute read Vaccines are a hot topic right now. There are many people pro-vaccinations and many against, with some valid points from both sides of the argument. And after extensively researching for this article, I strongly advise you to do the same before deciding on a vaccine programme for your pooch. Delve online to find out about […]
Dog breeds that make great family pets
9 minute read Thinking about bringing a new pup or dog into a family home with kids? Well then, your first thought is probably to search out breeds that are known for being kid-friendly. Totally understandable. But before we get into breeds that are renowned for being great family pets, it’s important to note that not even the […]