Skin care for pets with greasy and flaky skin

What is the skin? The skin is the largest organ of the body. It regulates your pet’s temperature and provides a barrier against the environment. It is made up of different layers, structures and microorganisms and it is important to keep all of these balanced to minimise the risk of skin disease developing. Topical treatments, Read More

The Dangers of Grass Seed for Your Dog

Grass may seem fairly harmless but it can sometimes be dangerous for your dog, especially in the summer months. If you are planning to walk your dog where there is a lot of long grass, make sure you keep an eye out for grass seeds.  The seeds can be extremely painful and cause a lot of Read More

Flea and Tick prevention for Puppies and Kittens

Welcoming a new puppy or kitten into your home is an exciting time, but, if you’ve never been a pet owner before, knowing when you should start preventative care such as flea and tick protection can be confusing. Understanding Fleas & Ticks It’s all down to understanding where fleas live, how fleas breed and how Read More

Breed Spotlight: Meet the Yorkshire Terrier

Our Breed Spotlight continues with the Yorkshire Terrier. Originally bred for catching rats in mines and hunting badgers, the breed today is still just as inquisitive and on the lookout for adventures. Despite their toy status, their lively and affectionate character makes up for it. You certainly wont have a quiet house with a Terrier Read More

Top Tips for New Kitten Owners

If you’re planning to bring home a new kitten, the first few days and weeks after their arrival can make a lot of difference to how well they settle into the home and family. Here are our top tips so you can help your new family member to be as happy and healthy as possible. Read More

Skin care for irritated and sensitive skin

By understanding the role of skin and how it can be irritated, owners are more likely to be able to spot the signs when pets are having problems with theirs. Skin – the basics Skin regulates your pet’s temperature and provides a barrier against the environment, it’s also the largest organ of the body. It Read More

What to consider before buying your first rabbit

  Rabbits can make great additions to your household but as with any pet, they are a big commitment. If you are thinking of getting one, here’s some of the things you need to consider before buying your first rabbit. Where is your rabbit going to live? Before buying your first rabbit you need to think about where Read More

How to prepare your dog for when the Coronavirus lockdown ends

For over two months we’ve spent a lot of time at home, and as lockdown starts to ease and we slowly return to a ‘new normal’ our dogs will have to get used to us being away for longer periods of time again. For some dogs, the transition will be easy, but others, especially those Read More

How can I stop my cat from hunting?

  It is not unusual for cats to bring dead birds, rodents and other small animals into the house and, as unpleasant as it may be, your cat is only displaying its natural instinct to hunt, and is bringing their prey back to their safest place. It is not often that your cat actually wants Read More

Our guide to skin care during skin infection

This blog tells you more about your pet’s skin and how you can help care for it during times of skin infection. What is the skin? Skin is the largest organ of the body. It regulates your pet’s temperature and provides a barrier against the environment. It is made up of different layers, structures and Read More