The team at SHOO Natural sent us these products for free but all opinions are our own   I am always hesitant trying new dog shampoos and conditioners as I do get stuck in a rut. So when I did research into the SHOO Natural brand, I was happily surprised to find out about the ethics behind the company. All SHOO Natural products are vegan, cruelty free and suitable for humans and dogs (so you and your pup can share a shower together if the whim ever takes you). We found the shampoo glided on smoothly and had a nice…

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Did you know that 9% of people are allergic to pets so keeping a low allergy home will help your friends and family. Pets are the second largest cause of allergies in our home (after dust mites). People can be allergic to pet fur, but most people are allergic to the dander on a pets fur. Here are our top tips to keep your house clean and allergy free   Clean the floor.   Carpet is a dander magnet so opt for tile or lino for easier cleaning. If you cannot get rid of your carpet, use a specialised vacuum…

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Some dog breeds tolerate cold weather well, while others would much rather be warming up under the blankets. No matter how your four-legged dog reacts to the dog days of winter, keep your pooch comfortable with these helpful tips. 1. Provide Warm Shelter This sounds like common sense, but a warm dog bed on a cold floor makes a huge difference! Consider using a heated dog bed if it’s chilly in your home. If your pup loves hanging out in the backyard, provide them with the appropriate shelter. The shelter should have a sloped roof, insulation and a protected entranceway.…

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As part of a new series feature we are doing, we want to highlight City Dog Owners and their dog related businesses. These people have dedicated a huge part of their life not just to their pets, but to bringing products to fellow city pet owners to help improve their life and that of their dog. Being an entrepreneur is difficult given the best of circumstances. With expensive rents, small spaces and limited transport options, our featured entrepreneurs have carved a name for themselves with savvy business skills and with their city pups by their side. In this installment of our Dogpreneur…

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Welcome to 2014. Instead of making New Years Resolutions for ourselves this year, everyone at City Dog Expert has decided to make resolutions that will better our dogs lives. The first resolution being to try and embrace a more organic lifestyle for our pups. Pretty much every area of your dogs life can be made green from beds and blankets to food and treats. We give you our top 5 ways of embracing an organic lifestyle for your pet 1) Healthy Lifestyle We have started to incoperate multivitamins and fish oil supplements to our dogs daily diet   By including these,…

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