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Is a lead or a harness better for your dog?

Posted by Kieran on November - 18 - 2020 0 Comment

When it comes to walking the dog, you may find it a very daunting task. Some dogs are not great on leads and this is often to do with a lack of training when they were puppies. If you have a small dog it may not really be much of an issue but if your dog is large then it can even be dangerous when you cannot have control of  [ Read More ]

Would you hire a dog walker?

Posted by Kieran on October - 5 - 2020 0 Comment

A dog is a very popular pet in the UK. Almost half of the population own a pet and 25% of the whole popular own at least one dog. During lockdown more and more people decided that they had got the time to look after a pet and so decided to get a dog but with some now returning to work, it may mean that dog walkers are now needed  [ Read More ]

Have you groomed your own dog during lockdown?

Posted by Kieran on August - 22 - 2020 0 Comment

When the UK was in full lockdown it wasn’t just people that missed out on a haircut. Dogs all over the country also have to put their pampering on hold as dog groomers closed down. Many have now reopened buy may still have a backlog of pups to work through. The fact we also had a few heat waves during this time made some pet owns decide to take things  [ Read More ]

Can you Teach an Old Dog New Tricks?

Posted by Ian on March - 11 - 2018 0 Comment

Many people worry about adopting an older dog. Will it be easy to train? Could there be ingrained behavioural problems? Is the dog going to be more stubborn? Older dogs can, in fact, make lovely pets, and there are lots of reasons why you should think about adopting an older dog instead of a puppy. Older dogs will often be more gentle and will have a little less excitable puppy  [ Read More ]

Deciding to Breed your Dog 

Posted by Ian on July - 14 - 2017 0 Comment

Breeding dogs can be great fun and very rewarding. You will also have lots of adorable puppies to play with and keep you entertained, which is always a bonus! If you are wondering whether you would like to breed your dog, here are some of the things to think about: • Do you have a certificate? If your pet is purebred and you want to prove this, you will need  [ Read More ]

Why you Should Train your Dog

Posted by Ian on March - 4 - 2017 0 Comment

Pet owners can sometimes think that a badly-behaved dog stealing food and jumping up at people is funny or cute. There can be some real downsides to a dog that doesn’t know how to behave though, and poor behaviour could actually have serious consequences for you beloved pet. Here are some reasons why you should train your dog well: You will be able to have a better relationship with your  [ Read More ]