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Justine Dench

Justine Dench

Justine Dench is the creative editor for Preloved. Her key personal interests include sustainability, conservation and animal welfare. Justine also has interests in photography, music, gardening and home interiors.

Keeping Animals Cool in Hot Weather

Animals

Keeping Animals Cool in Hot Weather

It’s not just us humans that can suffer when temperatures soar our pets are too, check out our top tips in keeping animals cool in hot weather

2018-05-23 16:12:29By Justine Dench

DIY Wedding Stationery Guide

Inspiration

DIY Wedding Stationery Guide

Looking for opportunities to save money preparing for your big day? How about creating your own save the dates, wedding invitations, place settings... the lot?! Keep reading to learn more.

2017-02-17 00:00:40By Imagine DIY

CoP17: CITES Updates For Endangered Species

Animals

CoP17: CITES Updates For Endangered Species

On 4th February 2017, some important restrictions were put in place to protect more endangered and vulnerable animal species from excessive international trade. The African Grey parrot was one of these. Keep reading to learn more about the changes in law.

2017-02-14 09:00:57By Justine Dench

Where’s Mum? – Puppies and their mothers

Animals

Where’s Mum? – Puppies and their mothers

For anyone who loves dogs, you will know that in order for dogs to have the best start in life, puppies should stay with their mother until they are 8 weeks old. Preloved strongly oppose puppy trafficking and want to show its members what to do if you want to sell, buy or rehome a puppy. Remember to always ask "where's mum?"

2016-12-14 00:00:16By Justine Dench

National Black Cat Day

Animals

National Black Cat Day

In the UK, black dogs and cats take longer to be adopted. The reason? They are perceived to be less friendly. In 2015, the Cats Protection found found that black or black and white cats made up 45% of the more than 5,000 cats in their care across the UK.

2016-10-26 00:00:20By Justine Dench