There are some moments when being a dog owner is the hardest thing in the world. Where everything goes in slow motion. When you realise that as an owner of another being, you made a terrible mistake. All these thoughts and more went through my head when Houdini was hit by a car a few days ago. What started off as a normal (yet frantic) day with a lot of errands and back and forth ended up with an Emergency Vets appointment and a costly vets bill. Houdini and Jester had appointments with the groomer for a quick wash and…

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Sadly it’s that time of year again- Flea time. Fleas are quite possibly the most annoying pet parasite and make a pet owners life a misery. Here are a few tips on how to spot fleas on your dog and how to get rid of them. Thankfully in most areas, fleas only appear in the warmer months but we know in some areas these little blood suckers are a year round problem. How to Spot Fleas If your dog has started to itch more than normal, it’s “armpits” are warm and red, and your pet is experiencing balding in certain…

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Sometimes walking the dogs feels like a round of “Gladiators” with having to weave through busy crowds, watching out for litter and avoiding man hole covers or grates. Sometimes our walks feel more like an assault course than a pleasant walk with our dogs. To save our sanity, we have compiled a list of the biggest dangers to dogs in the City Grates/Man hole covers The danger of our precious pooch getting caught on one of these is very real. With some dogs small enough to fall through, and others able to get their foot caught- be wary my friend…

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Making healthy treats for my dogs is one of my fav activities to do. Once a week, I make probiotic kefir pops for my dog as a daily snack. It’s easy to make and super healthy. You just need 4 ingredients kefir or natural yogurt turmeric (we used powered in this batch) parsley (we used dried in this bath) dog food or meat Method mix the kefir with the turmeric and parsley add the wet dog food or meat and mush it all together put in mason jars or ice cube trays and freeze We make our own kefir but…

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Brushing your dogs teeth can be such a pain at times. It’s something that most dogs hate having done and most owners hate doing. But there is an easy easy way to get your dog used to tooth brushing. Brushing your dogs teeth helps prevent cavities, plaque and smelly dog breath Here is a short video on how you can make your dog comfortable with having their teeth brushed Do ¬†you want to know how to brush your dogs teeth? Watch on YouTube: How to Brush Your Dogs Teeth

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