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

British Dogs and Cats Have Chewed Through Gadgets Worth £358m

June 27, 2015
Cats

British dogs and cats have chewed through an incredible £358 million worth of gadgets in the past five years alone. The reported figures show that the damage to phones, tablets and laptops was the highest in Europe. It’s not just chewing either, as it was also realised that around 14 per cent of UK homes have had some damage caused to their hand-held gadgets at …Read the Rest

Are you taking part in UK’s Bring Your Dog To Work Day?

June 21, 2015
Dogs

With less than ten days to go until Bring Your Dog To Work Day, Britain is getting set for what promises to be this year’s most memorable day at the office. On Friday 26 June 2015, businesses from across the UK will welcome their dog loving employees into the workplace, along with their loyal (and well-behaved!) four-legged companions. This year the event is raising money for All …Read the Rest

Little Stars the UK’s First Calorie Rated Healthy Dog Training Treat

Little Stars the UK’s First Calorie Rated Healthy Dog Training Treat
June 11, 2015
Dog Food

This week, following six months in development, the advanced nutrition pet food brand, Vet’s Kitchen, launched Little Stars, the first calorie-rated, and healthy, dog treat in the UK. Developed with input from their in-house vets and their first-hand experience of the growing incidence of obesity in dogs, the company has created a naturally healthy treat that also makes it easier for dog owners to count …Read the Rest

Somerset Summer Fair Dog Show in Forde Abbey

Somerset Summer Fair Dog Show in Forde Abbey
June 11, 2015
Dogs

When:                 Thursday 30 July 2015 Where:                Forde Abbey, Chard, Somerset TA20 4LU Time:                   Fair opens 11.00am Dog show class registration from 11.30am Classes will start at noon     Entry:                    Entry to the Fair Adults £7.50, Children (5-14) £2.50, Family ticket (2 adults, 2 children) £18.00, Children under 5 free. Entry to dog show £1.00 per class Set in the beautiful award-winning gardens of Forde …Read the Rest

Bring Your Dog To Work Day Sponsors Contributions to Mega-prize

Bring Your Dog To Work Day Sponsors Contributions to Mega-prize
June 8, 2015
Dogs

Only a few weeks to go until the most memorable day at the office, some of the UK’s most reputable pet brands have stepped forward to help Bring Your Dog To Work Day. On Friday 26 June 2015, businesses from across the UK will welcome their dog loving employees into the workplace, along with their loyal (and well-behaved!) four-legged companions. HOWND, Dogs & Horses, PetSafe, …Read the Rest

TAG Pet Rescue animal shelter looking for volunteers

TAG Pet Rescue animal shelter looking for volunteers
June 5, 2015
Cats

TAG Pet Rescue, the Thanet-based animal shelter, is looking for reliable, local volunteers to provide ad-hoc support with collection pots inside or outside stores in order to bring in much needed funds to the Rescue. This is a flexible, non-paid position and any volunteers will only be needed now and again. Their support, however, will make a huge contribution to the charity, which rescues, rehabilitates …Read the Rest

Cat Pain Signs

May 8, 2015
Cat Health

Cats are beautiful, independent and don’t tend to complain very much, and it is these latter two traits that can make it very difficult to know that your pet is in pain. Unlike dogs who will life a paw if it hurts, or whimper, the strength of character of cats means that they just tend to struggle on with things, and rarely give their owners …Read the Rest