Healthy Dog Treats Recipe- Pumpkin Bites

Healthy Dog Treats Recipe- Pumpkin Bites

Zero waste: Here is an easy recipe to please your dog and use up unwanted pumpkin by making our healthy dog treats. Pumpkin is very nutritious for dogs so these pumpkin bites can be fed in moderation with health benefits. Use as a training reward…

Amsterdam in a Day

Amsterdam in a Day

There are many wonderful (and some weird) things about Amsterdam. Described as the most liberal city in the world, this vibrant and diverse city really should be on your ‘must visit’ list for a short break. Here are our recommendations for Amsterdam in a day.…

Top Tips for Finding a Dog Sitter

Top Tips for Finding a Dog Sitter

Many of us dog owners love nothing more than a dog-friendly holiday. Sometimes however, it just isn’t practical or possible to take them with us, so what do we do in those situations? What is the best option of care and for finding a trustworthy,…

Dog First Aid Kit- what should I have in it?

Dog First Aid Kit- what should I have in it?

Having a dog first aid kit can be useful in the home, when out and about, and when travelling with your furry family so that you are prepared for those minor dog first aid situations. Please note- this is to be able to respond to…

Snuffle Mats- make your own for Under £10

Snuffle Mats- make your own for Under £10

Enrichment games are wonderful for rewarding and working our clever canine companions and cats too. We love sniffy games in our house, particularly snuffle mats! Sprinkle and bury some kibble or treats and let them sniff and snuffle away for their rewards. Great for slowing…

Our 3 Favourite Coats for Whippets

Our 3 Favourite Coats for Whippets

In the colder, wetter weather, a chilly whippet requires a warm and cosy, often waterproof coat. Here are some of our tried and tested favourite coats for whippets that not only look good but are comfortable for running and have proven to withstand frequent washes…

Help! My dog refuses to walk: Tips for the Reluctant Walker

Help! My dog refuses to walk: Tips for the Reluctant Walker

We have a reluctant walker. We often joke that the weather has to be ‘just so’ for Jarvis to go out and enjoy an on-lead walk- not too hot, not too cold and certainly not dark or rainy! But what can we do when our…

GPS for Dogs- Tractive Review

GPS for Dogs- Tractive Review

With such a strong natural chase drive, we have had occasional recall mishaps with our whippets. A recent scare was enough to prompt us to overhaul our whippy security. We invested in whippet house collars, also GPS for dogs so that we could track our…

Whippets Collars for in the house- Petiquette Collars Review

Whippets Collars for in the house- Petiquette Collars Review

We had never considered whippets collars for indoors until a recent incident when Finn escaped out on a walk and ran for the hills. This made us risk assess our whole set-up; what about if either dog ever slipped out of the front door? Our…

Switching to BARF Dog Food

Switching to BARF Dog Food

Why switch? My dogs were in good health so switching my dogs to BARF dog food was a tough decision. One or two minor health niggles (for example a little dry skin, Jarvis being prone to gaining weight, occasional loose stools (and windy bottoms!), combined…