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The best way to overcome shedding in your pet.

The best way to overcome shedding in your pet.

Shedding is a natural occurrence in your pet, your aim should be to manage it as even the heaviest shedders can be kept under control by a regular schedule of combing and brushing. In many cases, a few minutes a week is all takes although this will vary from breed to breed. Some breeds lose so much hair when they shed that their owners have even been known to make wool out of it and knit jumpers! 
Managing your pet's through the cooler weather

Managing your pet's through the cooler weather

The needs of our pets also vary with the change of season so here are a few tips to help keep your pet comfortable and healthy throughout the cold months.
Ever considered a reptile as a pet?

Ever considered a reptile as a pet?

Many people are turning to reptiles as pets because they make little noise, can be housed in fairly small enclosures and require limited care compared to more traditional pets.
Is your dog scared of thunderstorms?

Is your dog scared of thunderstorms?

There are many types of anxiety that can be experienced by dogs, separation, noise and stimuli are a few of the more common. If left untreated, anxiety can often become worse and lead to behavioural problems in your dog. There are drug free alternatives that you can try such as the Thundershirt .
4 tips to a great Christmas with your pet!

4 tips to a great Christmas with your pet!

When we think of Christmas, it usually involves family getting together, and we’re not just talking kids and cousins, but often members of the four...
4 tips to help prevent life threatening bloat in your dog

4 tips to help prevent life threatening bloat in your dog

Recognising the early signs of bloat and seeking veterinary intervention is critical. Symptoms include, trying to vomit, belching and the obvious sign which is an enlarged belly.  Your dog may also have trouble getting comfortable and may move around a lot.
Pets and motion sickness

Pets and motion sickness

Many pets suffer with travel sickness. This can make travelling unpleasant for them and everyone else! This blog features some great advise on treating travel sickness naturally, behavioural training and preventative tips to help  make travelling enjoyable for everyone!
Help, my pet is lost!

7 Great hacks to give you the best chance of getting your pet back safely if it’s lost!

Don't be left feeling helpless if your pet goes missing. These simple yet effective tips will ensure a safe and speedy reunion with your pet!
We Know Pets Blog - Three great reasons to give your dog a treat!

Three great reasons to give treats to your dog

Sometimes there’s a good reason for having a treat and sometimes we just have one because it’s a great thing to do.  We give treats to our pets for a  variety of different reasons  as well  and here are my top three reasons.
Overweight pets

Overweight pets

We love our pets and only have them for a comparatively short time. If your pet is overweight, the facts show clearly that they are likely to have both a shorter life span and poorer quality of life.
4 great tips to socialising your puppy

4 great tips to socialising your puppy

The socialising window is when pups are between the age of 6-20 weeks. This is the most effective time to help puppies learn how to relate appropriately to people and other animals.  There is nothing too difficult about socialising a puppy.  You simply need to expose your puppy to new experiences and people in a safe supported way.
3 Essentials you need to know for a well-groomed pet!

3 Essentials you need to know for a well-groomed pet

The most important thing to know when it comes to keeping your pets coat in great condition is what type of coat it has.  Does it have short hair, long hair, a double coat or fur?  This information will help you work out what shampoo it needs, what grooming tools are best and how often it will need to groomed.