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Dear New Whippet Owners- getting your whippet puppy

Dear New Whippet Owners- getting your whippet puppy

Embarking on the life-changing journey of pointy-nosed parenthood? Congratulations! This advice for new whippet puppy owners offers a collection of top-tips and fabulous nuggets of knowledge shared by us and also the wonderful community of whippet and hound owners in the Mad About Whippets Facebook 

Should I get a dog?

Should I get a dog?

Getting a dog is a huge decision, and one that many people have been able to consider with the increase in home working. The demand for puppies has been sent soaring by this which has sparked a hefty price hike for those wishing to take 

Vegan Mushroom Soup Recipe

Vegan Mushroom Soup Recipe

This comforting and satisfying vegan mushroom soup recipe has the addition of chestnuts for texture and flavour and their health benefits. It is one of those accidently vegan recipes that will please everybody. It is easy to make too! YOU WILL NEED: A blender 500g 

Lockdown birthday Ideas- Making it Special

Lockdown birthday Ideas- Making it Special

Lockdown stops us going out and celebrating but it doesn’t mean that we can’t mark important days in alternative ways. Birthdays deserve to be celebrated in the grandest way possible. If you are planning a stay at home celebration for a loved ones birthday, here 

Best Restaurants in Hertfordshire- Zebra Riding Club Review

Best Restaurants in Hertfordshire- Zebra Riding Club Review

We enjoyed our jaunt to Hertfordshire’s Crockers some months ago and just before the country locked down again we managed to fit in a visit to another of the best restaurants in Hertfordshire- The Zebra Riding Club. This new venture from acclaimed chefs Robin Gill 

The Festive Menu- Veggie Christmas Lasagne Recipe

The Festive Menu- Veggie Christmas Lasagne Recipe

The run up to Christmas is always so exciting! How about getting Christmassy before the big day by putting this tasty vegetarian lasagne on your festive menu? Butternut squash, sprout tops, cheese and cranberry combine to make a satisfying dish with all the flavour of 

How Dog Ownership can Help Our Health

How Dog Ownership can Help Our Health

This post was written for us by Greg Perry It’s safe to say plenty of pet owners across the country have been extra grateful for dog ownership this year. From providing some much-needed company to helping with both physical and mental health – there are 

Must-Know for Winter Tyre Safety and Maintenance Tips

Must-Know for Winter Tyre Safety and Maintenance Tips

Written for us by Katie Ross The tyre safety of any vehicle is of the utmost importance, particularly in the winter months. Driving on damage tyres can cause a road accident. The maintenance of your tyre goes a long way in making sure they are 

5 Tips for a Happy Dog

5 Tips for a Happy Dog

Our dogs quickly become as much a part of the family as anyone else so we really want to own a happy dog don’t we? Dogs are loyal, they love you, and all they really ask in return is to be well looked after. Ideally, 

Health checks for dogs

Health checks for dogs

How do we know that our dogs are in good health and what can we do to ensure that they stay that way? We can tell when our furry family are feeling poorly but regular home based health checks for dogs can help us to 

Competition time! The Christmas Prize Bundle

Competition time! The Christmas Prize Bundle

What a year 2020 has been. Who could have ever predicted what would happen and how it would be? Lockdown has taken a different form for different families and for some ways has offered positives. For example, quality time with loved ones, the opportunity to