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Best Wet Weather Walking Gear

By |April 15th, 2018|

Make no mistakes about it. The weather has been wet! As professional dog walkers we know the importance of dressing smart and there is no more important time to do this than when the weather is chucking it down.

What’s the saying .. there’s no bad weather, only poor dressing for it .. how true is […]

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Santa is Here! Gift Ideas for your Cat

By |December 1st, 2017|

Who doesn’t like to buy their kitty a present? I’m so guilty of this, I just love to spoil Pancake! If you’re the same then check out this list of useful presents you can wrap up and give to your feline friend on the big day.

♥ If you have an indoor kitty then the Mynwood […]

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Santa Is Here! Gift Ideas for Your Dog

By |November 19th, 2017|

Who doesn’t like to buy their dog a present? I’m so guilty of this, I just love to spoil my pooch! If you’re the same as me then you will love this list of useful presents you can wrap up and give to your doggy on the big day.

♥ Equafleece Dog Garments – these products […]

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Cat Lovers

By |October 15th, 2017|

Know someone that just loves spoiling their cat? It’s that time of year so a good time as any to buy your loved ones some of these cool and slightly ‘kooky’ cat gifts. I’d want ALL OF THEM!!

♥ Mini Cat Bracelet – This handmade bracelet is part of C A T + C O M P […]

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Dog Lovers

By |October 1st, 2017|

It’s that time of year when we all start trying to think of fun yet useful Christmas gift ideas for friends and family who love their doggies. Here’s my helpful list to get you started!

♥  Dog Hogger Pillowcase – These pillowcases which come in four different configurations show the reality of where we humans end up […]

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10 Ways to Keep Your Dog Cool This Summer

By |June 14th, 2017|

Summer is definitely ON and with temperatures expected to rise it’s important to remember that these extremely warm days can have a major effect on your dog’s health. Doggies can easily overheat because the only ways they release heat is by panting and through a limited number of sweat glands between their toes. Here is our top 10 list […]

Cat Peeing Outside Litter Box

By |April 15th, 2017|

Litter box avoidance is one of the most common reason cats are abandoned, surrendered to shelters or euthanized. My Pancake went through a phase of peeing on our bedding when he was a kitten, so I fully appreciate how frustrating and expensive it can be. However, the solutions are actually quite simple and the starting point […]

House Sitting – Grizzle’s tips and tricks

By |November 12th, 2016|

I know something’s up a week before they go. This big black object gets brought into the house (I have since learned this is a suitcase). Clothes, shoes and other nick naks I try to put in my mouth are being moved around constantly and there’s talk of passports, whatever that is.

My owners are going […]

The Joy of Keeping Hens: the signs of sickness

By |October 2nd, 2016|

I’m feeling poorly … 

Keeping hens can either be a straight forward easy thing or fraught with illness and death. Is it luck of the draw, the environment they live in or where they were bought? I think a bit of each to be honest. Our original flock of hens were purchased in 2010 and we […]

Anger Management: 7 Day Challenge (day 1)

By |August 8th, 2016|

Grizzle’s 7 Day Challenge started on Thursday 4th August. I picked this day as the first one where my partner was away … and you know what they say: there’s nothing like taking responsibility when there’s simply no one else around to blame. As I may have mentioned in a previous post, so much about […]