How to Make an Anxious Cat More Confident

Cat anxiety can be difficult as it is often confused with unfriendliness and aggression. Hiding, hissing and scratching may actually be signs that your cat is trying to protect itself out of fear, rather than pushing you away out of spite. Not only will increasing your cat’s confidence make them more predictable around new people, Read More

Pet Anxiety Month – Discover how to help your pet’s stress.

March is the official Pet Anxiety Month The nationwide campaign from behaviour products Adaptil and Feliway, is in its second consecutive year. It aims to raise awareness of pet anxiety among pet owners and highlights what can be done to help anxious pets. Pets can suffer from anxiety, just like we do.  In the UK, Read More

Top dental care tips for cats and dogs

                              We all know the pain and discomfort felt when we have a sore tooth, imagine not being able to do anything about it or have it linger over the course of a few weeks or even months! Cats and dogs are as susceptible to dental infections as we are and with adult dogs having Read More

Our guide to Indoor Cats

  There’s no definitive evidence as to whether it’s better to let your cat have freedom to go outside or to keep him or her confined indoors. However, there is a risk of depression, anxiety, lethargy and destructive behaviour if they do not adapt well to living solely indoors. You should always make sure your Read More

How do you know if your pet is overweight?

Pet obesity is still a growing concern for vets and pet parents across the UK. It’s estimated that 65% of dogs and 39% of cats in the UK are either overweight or obese*. This indicates there is still some work to be done in raising awareness of a healthy body shape. So how do you Read More

Supporting pets with Diabetes

Being told by your vet that your pet has diabetes can be very upsetting and worrying. Diabetes is a serious health condition and it’s only natural for owners to question whether they’ll able to correctly care for their pets at home following a diagnosis. The good news is, most pets with Diabetes can go on to Read More

Pet supplements for dogs and cats

If you’re anything like me (a cat owner of over 30 years) you may not have ever considered pet supplements for dogs and cats, it’s not something I was ever aware of. My cats became older and slower as they aged and I had avoided giving them pills of any kind if I could help Read More

Your guide to senior diets for dogs & cats

No-one likes to think of their pet as getting old or “senior” but actually, pets can be happy & healthy in their senior years for quite a long while when supported with the correct diet. The ageing process can have an effect on a lot of different areas of health and well being. Older animals Read More

How to build a den for your pet for fireworks season

Fireworks season is just around the corner which can often mean one thing for our fury-friends; Fear. Bright lights, loud noises and large groups of people can all be triggers of anxiety and stress for our pets. We touched upon how you can plan, prepare and protect in our ‘How to keep your cat and Read More

Reducing Anxiety for your Pets at Christmas

Christmas can be a busy time, as we are all trying to fit in seeing as many friends and family as possible. Whilst this can be a fun and happy time for us, our pets can find it quite stressful especially if they are not familiar with our visitors. It’s important to take steps to Read More