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How To Keep Your Dog Calm During Fireworks

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How To Keep Your Dog Calm During Fireworks

Bonfire night can be a very scary time for our anxious dogs. We spoke with veterinarian, Dr Linda Simon, MVB MRCVS, a consultant working with pet health food company, Pooch & Mutt, to find out how to keep your dog calm during the fireworks.

2020-10-01 00:01:00By Dr Linda Simon, MVB MRCVS

8 Effective Ways to Keep Your Dog Busy Indoors

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8 Effective Ways to Keep Your Dog Busy Indoors

We have all been staying at home, spending quality time with our furry pals. However dogs are busy and restless creatures, so keeping them busy can be a challenging task. Here's 8 effective ways you can keep your dog busy during lockdown.

2020-09-17 11:55:51By Jamie Hytten

The Developmental Stages Of A Kitten: A Guide By Preloved

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The Developmental Stages Of A Kitten: A Guide By Preloved

If you're looking to introduce a little furry friend into your family home, we think it's important that you have the right information about its developmental stages before you starting the rehoming process. Knowing the major growth milestones of a kitten is vital to making informed decisions about bringing a bundle of fluff into your home.

2020-09-02 16:36:16By Zoe Allison

Home Visits: What Do Rescue Shelters Look For?

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Home Visits: What Do Rescue Shelters Look For?

We see lots of people looking to rehome animals, but they struggle to meet the criteria of registered shelters. This blog discusses home visits, to get a better understanding of what is in place and why. This can hopefully help to reduce the number of pets still in need of a nurturing home but also the amount of potential loving owners that are still looking. 

2020-08-19 16:36:25By Zoe Allison

Why Preloved Doesn't Permit 'Free To Good Home'

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Why Preloved Doesn't Permit 'Free To Good Home'

We enforce a minimum listing price for pet adverts under cats, dogs, rabbits, and 'other'. This is in an attempt to discourage "Free To A Good Home" and deter untrustworthy buyers.

2020-08-11 12:33:52By Zoe Allison

Equine Microchipping Becomes Compulsory

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Equine Microchipping Becomes Compulsory

From the 1st of October, equine microchipping (horses, ponies, and donkeys) will become mandatory in England. This means that all equine owners will have to microchip their animals before autumn arrives.

2020-08-07 12:40:20By Zoe Allison

Has The Pandemic Triggered A Pet Rehoming Crisis?

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Has The Pandemic Triggered A Pet Rehoming Crisis?

Has The Pandemic Triggered A Pet Rehoming Crisis? Those with pets before the virus may now find it impossible to care for their four-legged friends. On the flip side, those who welcomed a pet during lockdown may not now be willing to take on the long-term commitment.

2020-08-05 14:54:22By Zoe Allison

4 Budget-Friendly And Low Maintenance Small Pets

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4 Budget-Friendly And Low Maintenance Small Pets

Here are some small pets that are low maintenance, cost-effective, and are more than capable of keeping you company. 

2020-07-29 13:05:03By Melani Erb

What To Do When Moving Abroad With Your Pet

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What To Do When Moving Abroad With Your Pet

If you are thinking about moving abroad and want to bring your beloved pet with you as you start this exciting new period of your life, you've come to the right place! We have developed a timeline that allows you to structure your move around your pet.

2020-07-28 12:07:51By Owen Maskell

A Scammed Buyer's Story: The 12 Warning Signs

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A Scammed Buyer's Story: The 12 Warning Signs

We understand that not everyone knows the warning signs to look out for when buying a pup. So we have emulated a scammed buyer's story to teach you guys all the red flags.

2020-07-15 14:22:42By Zoe Allison