Dog Fleas

My Dog has Fleas! ‘’My dog has Fleas!’’ This can be a problem for many dog owners, and routine flea treatment is important, however does your dog actually have fleas? Many people assume that because their dog is scratching they must have fleas when it is not always the case. Look closely at your dog’s […]

Dog is Bored

My Dog is Bored! Does your dog need more attention than you can give? Is he bored and becoming destructive? We all lead busy lives and as much as we love and adore our pooches it can be hard to find the time they need every day. It is important to walk your dog daily […]

Female Dog in Heat

My dog is in heat what can I do? All female dogs will go in to heat usually within their first year if not spayed first and it can last up to 3 weeks. If you do not intend on breeding your dog then spraying her is recommended which can be done around 6 months […]

Dog Has Dry Skin

Dog has dry skin! This is a common complaint amongst today’s dog owners and it can be difficult to pin down the source of the problem but there are a few places you can start. First, how often do you wash and brush your dog? over or under washing can cause skin issues with any […]

Puppy Chewing Furniture

Dog/Puppy Chewing Furniture   Puppy’s need to chew and will continue to do so for a least a year and often well into adulthood and if not given an outlet for this behaviour they will often take it out on your furniture and many other items you more than likely do not want to see […]

Dogs Chasing you When Cycling a Bike

Dog chasing me when cycling/running This is a tricky one and can be a scary experience for runners and cyclists. It’s very dependent on the area you’re in and the animals you are dealing with here but there are a couple of things you can try that will hopefully make things a little easier. There […]

Cats and Dog Fouling in Your Garden

Cats and dogs fouling in your garden If they are not your cats and dogs and you don’t have pets this can be rather annoying and unpleasant, especially if you are proud of your garden. There are a few options you can consider if this a problem for you. You can place chicken wire on […]

Cat Scratchers

Cat Scratchers come in a range of simple cardboard type to massive climbing frames that frankly look like a lot of fun!! But do you need one? Cats scratch for many reasons to remove the dead outer layer of their claws, to mark their territory by leaving both a visual mark and a scent (they have […]

Cat Nutrition

There is more and more available for both cats and dogs these days. But where to start? Why is one food better than another? How do you know what to choose? We all want the best for our pets but with so much to choose from it can be hard to know where to start. […]

Cat Killing Birds

Not a pretty sight I know, but that is cats. If you are going to invite a cat into your home, you have to be prepared to expect a few little ‘presents’ brought home. Cats are hunters it is their instinct to hunt and it does not matter if you feed them plenty of tasty […]