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Easter, Pet happiness -

Easter is a time of joy and celebration for many families, which for many of us, includes our furry family members too. However, amidst the seasonal celebrations and get togethers, it's crucial to remember the safety and happiness of our beloved pets. From potential hazards to fun activities, this week, we've come up with a comprehensive guide to ensure that you all have a wonderful Easter together. Photo Credit: Canva Easter food and drink hazards for pets to avoid Easter can bring several hazards for pets, so it's important to be vigilant. Here are some common hazards to watch out for:  Chocolate:...

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dog breeds, dogs -

A recent report by online pet marketplace Pets4Homes has revealed the top ten most popular dog ‘breeds’ in the UK right now – and those that have fallen out of favour. The results are based on metrics taken from the number of sales and views of adverts placed on their website, so may not give a fully accurate picture of the most popular breed amongst people who aren’t actually looking for a dog right now, but it is certainly a good indicator of changing trends in dog popularity and what people are currently looking for in a furry best friend....

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cats, dogs, pet etiquette, pets -

In a world where pets are cherished members of the family, it's essential to understand the unspoken rules of pet etiquette when interacting with someone else's furry friend. Whether it's a playful pup or a graceful feline, respecting boundaries and showing consideration are key to ensuring positive interactions for both you and the pet owner. Which is why, this week we’re taking a look at how to navigate pet etiquette and avoid common faux pas when engaging with other people's pets. 1. Always ask for permission The cardinal rule of pet etiquette is to always ask for permission before interacting...

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choosing a dog, Dog behaviour, dog breeds, dogs -

Bringing a dog into your life is a decision that comes with boundless joy and a few important considerations. Just as our own personalities and lifestyles differ, so do the temperaments and needs of various dog breeds. For most people, a dog is more than just a pet; they become a cherished member of our family, offering companionship, loyalty, and a unique kind of love. Finding a dog that aligns with your lifestyle, activity levels, and living situation is not only essential for your dog’s well-being but also paramount for yours too, in order to foster a harmonious and fulfilling...

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cats, cold weather, dogs, guinea pigs, rabbits, snow -

This week, most of the UK has experienced freezing temperatures with ice, frost and snow falling in many areas. Unlike some countries we’re not always sure what to do when we get a bit of snow as it doesn’t happen every year and we can often find ourselves ill-equipped to deal with it. Cold weather can also pose unique challenges for your pets, but with proper care and attention, you can make sure that they stay warm and cosy even in extreme conditions! This week we’re taking a look at how to you can take care of dogs, cats, rabbits,...

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