What is Alabama Rot and how can it affect your dog?

Alabama Rot is a potentially deadly disease which was first detected in the UK in 2012 with the number of cases rising each year. It’s reported in the media* that there were 19 cases in 2016, 40 cases in 2017 and 29 cases confirmed between January and end of March 2018 already. We outline the Read More

Why chocolate is dangerous for pets

Many of us will be tucking into Easter eggs and other chocolate treats over the Easter weekend but you won’t be doing your pets any favours if you offer them some of the goodies. Chocolate can actually be very dangerous for pets, especially for dogs. Why chocolate is dangerous for pets The presence of theobromine Read More

How to choose a cattery or boarding kennel

One of the most important factors which determines whether us pet owners have a stress-free break, is the knowledge that our cats or dogs which we’ve had to leave behind are happy and healthy in a well-run cattery or boarding kennel. Leaving a pet behind is never an easy task, but they can’t always travel with you. Read More

Is your dog suffering from stiff joints?

Lovely evening walks, trips to the beach or climbing up beautiful hills in the sunshine are just some of the activities you and your dog could be doing this summer. However as your dog gets older maybe you are starting to notice their mobility is reducing during active exercise.  5 signs to spot stiff joints Read More