Owning a dog in the City does not come with a manual of rules and etiquette (sadly), so we thought we would write a post on behaviors we find can be mistaken as selfish when having a dog in the City. Dogs on Trains/Underground/Subway For the love of God, please don’t put your dog on the seats. I know that this is a very controversial area, but the seats are humans (sad but true). While Fido is allowed to do whatever you want in the comfort of your own home, public transport is a communal space and as dog owners…

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While we were sent 2 PAWtechnologies tags to try, all opinions are our own   Folly is a typical Pomeranian and doesnt have the best recall in the world. In fact, her recall is so awful, that when her collar broke last week, instead of coming back to me when called, she decided it would be much more fun to try and run across a busy road!!!! Thankfully a neighbour caught her before she got close enough to the road but it was still worrying. Houdini got his name because he was frequently escaping from my apartment or any fenced in area. Thankfully, the…

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So today it reached 34C in London, UK. A country not known for it’s hot summers (we are famous for rain!!). Sadly, because of our normally crappy weather, noone is remotely prepared for this heatwave. I tried to purchase an air conditioner and the waiting list is 5 weeks!!! None of the shops have air conditioning, nor do any mode of public transport. We just aren’t prepared for it and sadly our pooches are suffering. So apart from putting the AC on, here are some tips to keep your pup cool as the temperatures rise Sunscreen for pets Dogs can…

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Pet Sitters and Dog Day Cares are becoming increasingly popular in the City. They are a safe way to have your puppy or dog looked after while you are work for the day and are a brilliant solution for dogs with anxiety issues when left alone. However, it is shocking to me the number of people that drop their dog off totally ill prepared for their day with the pet sitter. Here are a few things to remember when using Pet Sitters or Dog Day Care facilities Be Nice This person is doing this job because they love dogs. Don’t…

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