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Celebrating Hug Your Cat Day

Posted on June 1, 2017

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If you are the proud owner of a feline friend, the chances are that you will be familiar with all the benefits that a cat can bring. Love, affection and devotion are all perfect examples of how cats can enrich our lives – there is nothing quite like having a kitten curl up and fall asleep on your lap! Cats can also help us to relax and offer excellent ways to reduce stress levels and improve our general mood.

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Treat Your Dog to Some Luxury

Posted on May 30, 2017

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Caring for a dog is not easy and requires a lot of love and commitment, but for those that are willing to put the time in, the rewards are endless! When looking to adopt a pooch, it is important to always keep in mind that an animal is for life and not just a few years – much like having a child.

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Why Do Cats Hunt Prey?

Posted on May 11, 2017

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Almost every cat owner has been there – you open the door for your feline, who is holding a dead mouse by the tail. Why?

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Lost Dog Awareness Day: Keep Them Safe

Posted on April 20, 2017

Many dogs are full of energy, meaning that they often run off when out on a walk. Sometimes a sudden loud noise can startle a dog, or a particularly free-spirited pooch fancies a solo sojourn the one time you forget to shut your garden gate properly. Sadly, pet thefts are also a common crime in the UK. Whatever the reason, it is never easy when a pet becomes lost.

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Why Do Dogs Bark?

Posted on April 13, 2017

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Why do dogs bark? It’s an age old question; one which has left many frustrated dog owners tearing out their hair when faced with a pooch that just won’t stop incessantly barking.

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New Kitten Checklist

Posted on April 6, 2017

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Deciding to make the move and adopt a brand new furry friend is always a big decision. The arrival of your new family member will bring a whole host of responsibilities, and these responsibilities are never greater than when you are choosing to adopt a kitten.

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Celebrating Puppy Day

Posted on February 28, 2017

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Pets have the power to instantly brighten up our mood and bring some simple joy and happiness to an otherwise dull day. Our pets are always pleased to see us and will love us no matter what – throughout life, pets are our constant companions. And of all pets, the dog is the most loyal.

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The Importance of Pet Tags and Microchipping

Posted on February 23, 2017

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As of April 2016, it is compulsory for all dogs to be microchipped. Now, almost a year since the ruling came into force, microchipping has become commonplace. Similarly, another law dictates that every dog in the UK must wear a collar with identification on it when out in public.

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New Puppy Training Tips

Posted on February 21, 2017

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Training your pooch can be difficult at times, especially if the techniques you’re using aren’t working – which, in turn, seem to be transforming your adoring, beloved pup into an uncooperative, stubborn mule.

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Winter Weather Dog Walking Tips

Posted on February 16, 2017

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We may well be busy daydreaming about summer, but outside the snug haven of our homes, we are still firmly in the grip of winter. The weather is cold and temperatures freezing, accompanied by biting winds and the threat of ice and snow. However, our dogs still need to be walked, regardless of the weather.

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