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Setting up a dog grooming serv
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Over the last decade dog grooming businesses have boomed. Whereas lots of people only used to take their dog to a groomer if they didn’t malt their hair and needed a cut, now people are choosing to take their pooches to get pampered. So many people take a lot of ...

Is it worth spending a lot of
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Dog food can vary massively in price. You can pick up a 3kg bag of kibble for around £2.50 for a supermarket’s own brand or you can spend around £10-£15 for a named brand pet food. So is it really worth the extra cost? Many vets agree that a good quality ...

Toilet training your puppy
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Having a puppy can be a really lovely experience and an exciting time but it can also be hard work. If you have a puppy from a young age it is most probably not going to be toilet trained. This means you are going to have to teach them where ...

Are Your Pet Products High Qua
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People working in the pet industry need high quality pet products; people who own pets also need high quality pet products. This shows that there is a mutual benefit in people being able to get hold of quality products when they own a pet, so suppliers need to ensure that ...

Are you looking to buy a dog?
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The sale of puppies and dogs has shot up since lockdown began back in March. With more people at home and able to look after a puppy, now seems the perfect time for many. The prices of puppies has reflected this and increased massively over the past 12 months. On ...

As with anything in the pet care industry, finding your niche and working out where you business will fit in is essential. It is the most important part of carving out a niche for yourself and making sure that your business will have grounds to be successful; pet accessories can sell very well and you can make a good living this way. The main things to have are a solid  [ Read More ]

Acting as a Supplier to the Pet Trade

Posted by Ian on November - 21 - 2020 0 Comment

People in the pet trade such as pet shop owners, groomers, service providers and more will rely on having knowledgeable, experienced supplier with access to a wide range of pet products. If you are in the industry, or you are interested in getting into it, and you think that you could be a good supplier, then there is certainly room for people who will offer a tailored and professional service.  [ Read More ]

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 ]

Which small pet is best for my family?

Posted by Kieran on September - 16 - 2020 0 Comment

Although owning a dog is for many the ideal pet it may be that this is not practical perhaps because of the type of accommodation they live in or due to the time constraints of work so that they would have insufficient time to spend walking a dog. Many people look at having a smaller pet for their family and so choose a cat or rabbit instead but which of  [ 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 ]