Dog Care Products

Best Dog Crates- Croft Soft Crate Review:

Best Dog Crates- Croft Soft Crate Review:

To crate or not to crate? This is the question facing many dog owners. The need to crate came about for us when our dog became reactive in the car on short journeys. Long journeys and holidays were never a problem. Dogs and Stress: Did […]

One dog or two? Getting a Second Dog:

One dog or two? Getting a Second Dog:

Wondering whether to take the plunge of getting a second dog? I cannot promise you a definitive answer within this post as it is a decision packed full of personal variables. You will however, read the valuable and thought provoking opinions of many dog owners […]

Handmade Dog Treats to Buy Online- A Review:

Handmade Dog Treats to Buy Online- A Review:

I like to know exactly what I am feeding my dogs so look for training treats with no additives, preservatives, or salt. These small businesses make handmade dog treats to buy online, using quality human grade ingredients which are tasty enough to distract and motivate […]

Dear New Whippet Owners… Tops Tips & Advice:

Dear New Whippet Owners… Tops Tips & Advice:

Embarking on the life-changing journey of pointy-nosed parenthood? Congratulations! This advice for new whippet 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 group.  […]

Warm Dog Coats for Cold Days- The Redhound Fleece

Warm Dog Coats for Cold Days- The Redhound Fleece

Warm dog coats are essential kit for our fair-weather whippets. We have been huge fans of our Equafleece Slim Jumpers for a few years now (see our review here) but after years of hard wearing and regular washing we needed new ones. Our heads were […]

Teeth Cleaning Treatments for Dogs- The FairyDogmother, Cambridgeshire.

Teeth Cleaning Treatments for Dogs- The FairyDogmother, Cambridgeshire.

Those Long Noses: I was forever looking for teeth cleaning treatments for dogs until I found the amazing service offered by The FairyDogmother. Keeping the teeth of our long nosed hounds clean is an ongoing battle and one I was losing despite regular brushing with […]

Where to Buy Personalised Gifts for Pet Lovers:

Where to Buy Personalised Gifts for Pet Lovers:

There are many talented arts and crafts people making beautiful personalised gifts for us pet lovers. I LOVE the gifts I have received in the image of my dogs; they really are touching and make me smile every time I pass them at home. Here […]

What Whippets Need- Quality Products for Whippets

What Whippets Need- Quality Products for Whippets

We love buying presents for those pointy faced whippets don’t we? SAny excuse to treat them with a little gift (or two, or three…). Here are ideas for what whippets need (and want) as shared by many fellow adoring whippet owners: Blankets! Loads of them. […]

Easy Recipes for Dog Cakes and Treats: Doggy Carrot Cake

Easy Recipes for Dog Cakes and Treats: Doggy Carrot Cake

Reasons to Celebrate: Our oldest whippets reaches the big seven tomorrow so I reach for this easy recipes for dog cakes and treats time and time again. He loves this dog friendly cake and it is a proven favourite with their doggy friends . Why […]

For Dogs on the Mend: Medical Pet Shirts Review

For Dogs on the Mend: Medical Pet Shirts Review

  Poor Finn! Faced with using the dreaded plastic cone after an injury and surgery to his side. For dogs on the mend, we have always found the cone to be quite distressing, perhaps as distressing as the injury. With whippety long necks, they also […]