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February 27, 2019 No Comments.

Breed Profile | Labrador

History The Labrador Retriever is popular of all pedigree breeds. Their popularity comes from their versatility as family companion, service dog, guide dog and working gundog. They were originally bred to be both a friendly companion and a useful working dog. Today’s Labrador Retriever is as good-natured and hard working as their ancestors. You see […]

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January 23, 2019 No Comments.

Breed Profile | Turkish Angora Cat

History of the Turkish Angora The Turkish Angora descended from the African wildcat and are one of the ancient breeds of cat. The Turkish Angora originated from central Turkey, in the Ankara region. In 1520, a longhair, white cat went to Europe from Ankara, gaining admirers from Persia. Yet, they almost became extinct in Europe, […]

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January 15, 2019 No Comments.

12 Questions about Dog Tails

Have you ever wondered why dogs have a tail? We have put together 12 questions and the answers to dog tails. What does it mean when a dog wags its tail? The most common misinterpretation of dogs is the myth that a dog wagging its tail is happy and friendly. While some wags do mean […]

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January 10, 2019 No Comments.

Bad Behaviours Pet Owners Encourage

It’s challenging to stop bad behaviours with a strong reward history. Sometimes these behaviours develop as your dog matures. Sometimes, it’s a single episode where your dog learns that these behaviours “work” and it’s a learned behaviour. If your dog has been getting treats off of your plate every time he whines, it could take […]

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January 8, 2019 No Comments.

14 Questions about the Husky Dog

What is a Husky dog? The Husky dog is a working dog breed that originated in north-eastern Siberia, Russia. The breed belongs to the Spitz genetic family. It is recognizable by its thick furred double coat, pointy ears, curled tail and distinctive markings. Is a Husky dog and a Malamute the same? Although often mistaken, […]

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January 8, 2019 No Comments.

Puzzled by Pet Insurance?

Puzzled By Pet Insurance? Are you puzzled by Pet Insurance? Pet insurance helps cover the cost of veterinary treatment if a pet becomes ill or has an accident. Our policies will also pay out if a pet dies or causes injury to a third party or damages a third party’s property. Our pets are an […]

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January 8, 2019 No Comments.

Breed Profile | Irish Setter

The Irish Setter The Irish Setter are very distinct looking dogs. Over the years have become popular both in the show ring as well as family pets. Bred as working dogs, these setters are among the oldest of their type. Irish Setters were first bred in Ireland where they made their mark as being excellent […]

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September 18, 2018 No Comments.

Spotting a reputable breeder

With Lucy’s Law coming into action in October 2018, the importance of buying a puppy from a reputable breeder is at a all time high. See below our top tips to finding and spotting a reputable breeder: Word of Mouth Have you been recommended the breeder by a friend? Or has this breeder been mentioned […]

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July 18, 2018 No Comments.

Buying a puppy or getting a dog

Advice on buying a puppy or getting a dog Buying a puppy or getting a dog  is an exciting time. Before you welcome your new canine friend into your family, here are some key things to consider:   Can I make a lifetime commitment? Dogs can live well into their teens if cared for properly. […]

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July 18, 2018 No Comments.

Bringing your new puppy home

Bringing your new puppy home Bringing your new puppy home is an exciting time! Whether you are an experienced dog owner or it’s your first time adopting a puppy it’s vital to properly prepare for their arrival. If prepared it will help to make it as stress-free as possible for the both of you. Here’s […]

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