Category Archives: fitness

Pet Owners Care More About Their Dog’s Health Than Their Own…

For centuries, dog has been a man’s best friend, showering their owners with companionship and loyalty. In fact, 67% of dog owners named their pooch their best friend according to new research by Asda Money. And it seems the special … Continue reading

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From Portly Pooches to Healthy Hounds – Two Dogs Share UK’s ‘Biggest Loser’ Crown

Two formerly obese dogs have been named joint pet slimmers of the year in 2018’s PDSA Pet Fit Club competition – after both shedding a quarter of their bodyweight – an incredible 18.8kg (equivalent to a Beagle*)! Every year vet … Continue reading

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Owner of Diabetic Dog Calls on Other Diabetic Pet Owners to Choose Proper Treatment

The owner of a diabetic dog has appealed to other animal owners not to give up on their pets after research revealed 1 out of 10 diabetic pets are put down at diagnosis. Rebecca South, 40, from South Yorkshire, a … Continue reading

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3 Things To Consider When You Get A Dog

Having a dog is a great thing to do, and in many ways brings a lot of joy into your daily life for many years. But you obviously should not rush into such a decision, as it is an important … Continue reading

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How to Choose a Pet Sitter Before You Go Away on Holiday

Going away on holiday can be a very exciting time for the whole family. After all, you may feel as though there is so much for you to do and even more for you to see. You may also have … 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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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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What Does Dog Tail Wagging Mean?

All dog owners love that wagging tail welcome from their four-legged friends. But, contrary to popular belief, dog tail wagging doesn’t always mean happiness. Scientists have discovered that dogs use tail wagging as a communication tool. There are different wags … Continue reading

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Dog Owners “Are Fitter and Healthier” Than People Without Dogs

It’s official – dog owners in the UK are fitter and healthier than people without dogs, according to a new study. Research indicates that people who own a dog are likely to exercise at least three times more a week … Continue reading

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Keep Your Pooch Safe During Firework Season

SPONSORED POST: From Time for Paws The winter is fast approaching and soon enough we’ll be reluctantly swapping our sun hats for slipper socks. But whilst we can wrap up warm and prepare ourselves for the cooler weather, how can … Continue reading

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