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

The Animed Direct Top 10 Christmas Gifts

For most of us, our pets are a big part of the family and this often means they’ll be treated to a few presents. Here are our top 10 gifts for 2019: Inspiration for Dogs Woof & Brew Bottom Sniffer Dog Beer Cheers! Include your dog in the festive celebrations and pour them a bowl Read More

How to keep your cat & dog calm during fireworks

  Fireworks, whether on Bonfire Night, at a party, or on New Year’s Eve are fun for some, but they’re not always as much fun for our pets. Recent 2018 stat’s from the PDSA PAW Report show that 40% of UK dog owners and 34% of cat owners report that their pets are scared of Read More

Provide puppies with extra comfort and support with Adaptil Junior

Bringing a new puppy into your home can be an extremely exciting time for the whole family, but it can also be stressful for both you and your furry new companion. From learning their new environment to coping with being left alone for long periods of time and socialisation, it’s a crucial time in a Read More

Our guide to clinical diets for specific health conditions

  Pet food is more or less the same isn’t it? Actually it’s not. Good nutrition can help your pet to lead a longer and healthier life and clinical diets can help manage or support certain health conditions too. Your vet may have recommended a “special” (or clinical) diet for your pet but does it really make Read More

Common ear and eye problems in cats and dogs

All owners will probably experience problems with their cat’s or dog’s ears or eyes at sometime during their lifetime. Some are common ailments that may happen frequently, others less so and could be indicative of underlying conditions. We take a quick look at some of the signs you need to look out for which may require Read More