Animals

Thrifty Chicken Coop Ideas

While we encourage our members to opt for rescue chickens, the initial cost of putting together the coop, making it safe from predators and getting right food can be high. So, we have compiled some amazing DIY features to make your coop and run that much cooler and environmentally-friendly.

2016-08-05 11:31:46By Natalie Reynolds

Animals

Pupdate: Marley

Last year we shared the story of Duffy, a dog found on Preloved who was successfully trained to be a support dog. This year, we have received an update on Marley from Support Dogs which we want to share with you in light of Assistant Dog Day.

2016-08-04 00:00:25By Support Dogs

Animals

Lizard and Snake Care

The Animal Protection Agency discuss the needs and what the bear in mind should you be considering getting a reptile as a pet.

2016-07-29 10:33:45By Animal Protection Agency Foundation

Animals

Understanding Your Horse's Body Language

To best understand your horse, you need to pay attention to their movements and changes in their demeanour. While horses have quite an array of expressions, keep reading to learn about some of the most basic attributes to spot on your mount.

2016-07-27 09:54:39By Adele Gardner

Animals

Dressage: An Equine History

To the untrained eye, one might concentrate intently on the horse, but it’s only when the rider fist-pumps the air as a sign of victory that you realise they were guiding the horse throughout the ‘performance’. But where did it all start? Read of to find out where this sport came from!

2016-07-26 09:25:23By Natalie Reynolds

Animals

Keeping Snakes and Lizards as Pets

In light of World Snake Day, the Animal Protection Agency want to talk about the importance of informing oneself before committing to caring for a reptile.

2016-07-16 16:26:48By Animal Protection Agency Foundation

Animals

Zebra Finch and Canary Care

Our friends at The Raystede Centre for Animal Welfare have put together some essential care tips for Zebra Finches and Canaries.

2016-07-03 13:13:45By Sarah Gorringe

Animals

Cockatiel Care

Our friends at The Raystede Centre for Animal Welfare have put together some essential care tips for Cockatiels.

2016-06-29 16:58:51By Sarah Gorringe

Animals

Find your perfect pet sitter with 20% off your TrustedHousesitters membership

2016-06-27 00:00:32By Trusted Housesitters

Animals

Rabbit Awareness Week

This week is Rabbit Awareness week! It’s the largest rabbit welfare campaign across the UK, and aims to promote important messages about the UK’s fourth most popular pets.

2016-06-21 11:56:35By Natalie Reynolds