Top 10 tips on keeping pets cool this summer

When the British summer finally arrives, just think of our furry friends and how hard it must be for them to cope with the extreme heat, especially now when weather changes by more than 10 degrees overnight! There’s no time for our pets to acclimatise gradually to temperature changes any more. We’ve put together our 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

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

Why puppies and kittens need specific diets

Just like us, the early years of a pet’s life are some of their most important. Their bones and muscles are growing and their body is getting ready for big wide world. When you’re at your vets, getting their initial checks, inoculations and micro-chipping, they’ll probably recommend feeding your new family addition dedicated puppy or 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

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

Grooming tips for cats and dogs

We all know that lustrous locks need care and attention. A well-groomed pet not only looks presentable, it also helps to keep them healthy. However, it can be difficult to know where to start, and what type of grooming to prioritise, so we’ve put together some tips for grooming your furry friend! How often should Read More

How can I keep my pet’s skin Healthy?

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. The skin – Read More

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