Welcome

November 28, 2012
General

Apparently owners don’t just look like their dogs, they share personality traits as well. Although the same probably can’t be said of cats, it’s easy to see why both furry friends make great pets. This pet blog is all about celebrating cats and dogs, whether they are playing with their favourite squeaky pet toy or hoping for a treat. Looking after a pet doesn’t come …Read the Rest

UK charity helping stray dogs in Borneo wins animal welfare award

UK charity helping stray dogs in Borneo wins animal welfare award
April 21, 2015
Dog Care

International Aid for the Protection & Welfare of Animals (IAPWA), a charity based in Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom (UK), has been chosen as the winner of the ‘Charity Team of the Year’ Ceva Animal Welfare Award 2015 in recognition of its work helping stray dogs in Borneo, Malaysia. Borneo, the third largest island in the world, is known for its beautiful, yet endangered orangutans and pygmy …Read the Rest

New research on why man allows his best friend to poop in public

April 10, 2015
Dog Behaviour

Generally, Western societies maintain high standards of everyday hygiene. When it comes to man’s best friend, however, it seems we turn a blind eye! New research published in Environmental Sociology this month explores the reasons behind this relaxed attitude to canine excrement and the strategies employed by dog-owners to deal with it. The author of the research, Matthias Gross, began his study by observing the …Read the Rest

Hill’s 10-Week Weight Challenge Campaign helping pets back to perfect weight

Hill’s 10-Week Weight Challenge Campaign helping pets back to perfect weight
February 24, 2015
General

To help pets reach their ideal weight and live a healthy and happy life, Hill’s Pet Nutrition is launching the “10 Weeks Challenge” campaign. Pet owners across Europe will gain a better understanding of how excess weight can make day-to-day activities difficult for their pet. They will also be able to see the difference Hill’s™ Science Plan™ Perfect Weight can make to their pet’s health …Read the Rest

Clive Hemsley live portrait service from emailing your pets

Clive Hemsley live portrait service from emailing your pets
February 17, 2015
General

Whether you are a corporate company or a private individual, everybody loves to capture that special split second on canvas. Well now you can enjoy this magic moment using mixed media. You don’t have to be a professional photographer to get an exceptional effect.     Clive Hemsley has spent a lifetime as a creative director in advertising and is now offering a limited number …Read the Rest

Wanna Be Petsitters Should Join Narps UK Today

Wanna Be Petsitters Should Join Narps UK Today
February 11, 2015
Dog Care

After a survey by small business experts Startups.co.uk picked up on dog-sitting as one of the hottest business opportunities for 2015, the National Association of Pet Sitters and Dog Walkers (NarpsUK) is encouraging pet lovers all over the country to register with them and make money by spending time with furry friends. With thousands of people all over the country starting their own businesses, or …Read the Rest

Urban Pup New Dog T-Shirt Coat of Arms Range

Urban Pup New Dog T-Shirt Coat of Arms Range
February 4, 2015
Dog Fashion

As any dog lover will tell you their dog is much more than just a pet, they are the heart and soul of every family. And what better way to cement their place than by giving them their very own family Coat of Arms to wear. Coats of Arms were originally used by medieval knights to protect and identify the wearer. Luckily we have no …Read the Rest

Aquarium Software says spare a thought for fat cats

Aquarium Software says spare a thought for fat cats
January 16, 2015
Cat Health

It may not be a sentiment you hear very often, but as this year’s National Obesity Awareness Week (12-18 January) gets underway in the UK, pet insurance technology specialists Aquarium Software are asking us to spare a thought for fat cats everywhere and prevent pooches and pets from piling on the pounds. Doing so will prolong the life of your pet and the pound in …Read the Rest