Category Archives: Exercise

The ‘Missing Link’ of Dog Training

By Tony Knight Dog Listener I once met a couple in Canberra, Australia who were being bitten on a regular basis at home by their dog. They decided that the offending pooch needed training, so they started attending obedience classes. … Continue reading

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2018 Set to Be ‘Biggest Year for Pet Travel – Marcel Le Corgi Offers His ‘Ruff’ Guide

Say ‘Bonjour’ to Marcel Le Corgi – the five year old Pembroke Welsh Corgi who has more than 70k followers on Instagram, making him the most popular corgi in the UK. To say Marcel loves to travel is an understatement, as he … Continue reading

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‘Mr Loophole’ Applies For Dual Nationality for His Pooch

When it comes to the ongoing intricacies of current EU negotiations, celebrity lawyer Nick Freeman is conducting his own “Grrrrexit” talks – with French veterinary officials. For come the hour when freedom of movement between the UK and the remaining … Continue reading

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Is Your Pooch Happy?

Dogs have the power to bring so much joy into your life. They’re the most loyal of companions, they don’t judge, they love probably harder than we do, but most of all, they rely on us for absolutely everything. Puppies … Continue reading

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Dogs Left Home Alone Getting Hooked On TV and Radio

Thousands of dog owners admit to leaving the TV or radio on, leaving out extra food – and even getting a neighbour to call in when their dog is home alone, a study has found. Many also treat their beloved … Continue reading

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Fat Cats & Top Hats: Is Your Pretty Kitty Healthy?

Pets in the home are some of the best cures for stress and sadness. Having your cat curl on your lap for a snuggle and stroking them as their purr can bring your stress hormones right down and make you … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Retriever Risk-Free This Summer

The second worst thing about the record-high summers we seem to get year after year is trying to get to sleep at night. All that tossing and turning, the sheet sticking to your skin thanks to the glue-like sweat you … Continue reading

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Lungworm Awareness Campaign Launched on Wave of Social ‘Petworking’ Trend

                  A new Instagram profile, @DangerousSnail25, is launching this week on the back of a growing trend for people to post photos of their pets online. The campaign will raise awareness of … Continue reading

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Paws for Thought: Caring for Your Pet When You’re Busy

Sometimes life gets busy. You’re consumed by work or perhaps a personal crisis, and you don’t have as much time as you used to. When you have a pet, it can affect your ability to spend time with them and … Continue reading

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Top Tips for Holidaying in the UK with Pets

By Sophie Orr, SEO Executive, Sykes Cottages At Sykes Cottages, we understand what an integral part of the family your four legged friends can be. We also know that pets enjoy holidays as much as people do and more holidaymakers … Continue reading

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