Read our blogs and current news from around the world relating to cats and dogs!

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How to keep your cat safe if you live near a busy road

9th December, 2020

What can you do to prevent accidents and are all cats equally prone to such disasters? If you and your cat live near a busy road, you’ll need to know the answers to these questions sooner rather than later....

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Dogs and cats showing behaviour changes after lockdown

8th December, 2020

Covid-19 restrictions have been tough for many of us this year, and our pets are no exception. In new research by veterinary charity PDSA, one in five dog owners (1.9 million dogs) said that their dog has displayed a new behaviour during lockdown, with 5% saying their dog had started showing signs of distress when left alone....

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How to introduce puppies to older dogs

2nd December, 2020

So, you’ve succumbed to puppy fever again! With their boundless energy and puppy dog eyes they really are irresistible. But while getting a new puppy is exciting for the human family members, it isn’t always so for the furry kind....

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Puppy prices reach all-time high

1st December, 2020

Prices for some of the UK’s most in-demand dog breeds peaked in October, according to research by Dogs Trust. In fact, the cost of some dogs has increased month on month since lockdown began, the canine welfare charity said. It comes at a time when demand for dogs has soared, with Google searches for ‘buy a puppy’ increasing by 115% since the start of the first lockdown in March....

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Unleash the holiday cheer this Christmas with Purely Pets Top Trump packs

25th November, 2020

Year upon year many of us struggle to find the new family game to play over the festive period...

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How to cope with dog seizures

25th November, 2020

A seizure in a dog can be a very alarming sight for its owner. Although your beloved pooch is likely to bounce back quickly, it’s important that you know how to recognise the warning signs and take the right action....

Cats can relieve stress and loneliness, owners say

Cats can relieve stress and loneliness, owners say

16th November, 2020

If you enjoy playing with your cat, or simply cuddling up with them at the end of the day, you’re not alone. In a new survey by Cats Protection, 59% of cat owners said that their pets are great companions and can relieve stress or loneliness....

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What do cats see?

13th November, 2020

Find out everything you need to know about your cat’s eyes and common problems to look out for with our handy guide....

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Black Friday tips and tricks

13th November, 2020

Here are some tips and tricks to help you see past the Black Friday marketing hype and bag yourself some (genuine) pet-related  bargains....