The pandemic has made it hard for us dog owners to keep our pooches looking their best, hasn’t it? So, it may be good news that TrimPet, a new dog grooming app, will be launching in the UK next week. This new app will allow you to book a dog grooming session at the push of a button.
It’s no secret that virtual GP services have been essential to us during the last year, with the challenge of COVID-19 disrupting normal services. Now, a UK pet insurer has teamed up with a Swedish virtual vet service to offer a similar service for pets and their owners.
Fenella Smith has just launched a new dog bed range, perfect for your pampered pooches. The bed designs are inspired by Smith’s own beloved dogs, Bramble the Labrador and Monty the Border Collie.
Are you – like us – a fan of Max the English Springer Spaniel and his adventures in the Lake District? Then you’ll be pleased to hear that ‘Max the Miracle Dog’ has been awarded the PDSA’s Order of Merit, for making an outstanding contribution to society.
For many, staying motivated and productive in lockdown can be very difficult at times, particularly when the days start to become repetitive and tedious. However, it’s not only humans that are struggling to cope, in fact, without mental stimulation, our pets can become restless too.
Many of us are struggling to keep our dog’s weight in check throughout this pandemic, with lockdowns and juggling family life making things difficult. Dog obesity is not a new problem of course, but a recent report estimates that 51% of UK dogs are overweight.
This week, we spotted some lovely doggy designs from artist and designer Simon Hart. His quirky dog designs feature 52 of our favourite dog breeds on biscuit tins, mugs, coasters and bags. What’s more, you can personalise each item with your dog’s name or a special message!
Just because you’re stuck at home, it doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a special Valentine’s Day. And thanks to Battersea, you can now spend it in the company of some special canines.
If you’re thinking of getting some expert help with your dog or puppy, you might be looking to engage an animal behaviourist. We got some help with our dog, and found the experience really positive. So, I thought it might be useful to share some tips with you.