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 we had a client with the cutest puppy ever who had been told by their dog “trainer” to remove all squeaky toys as they encourage biting. Let’s do a little myth busting here. Thank you internet. I have read online that squeaky toys can cause anything from aggression, to resource guarding and predatory instincts in dogs (hell, I am sure someone somewhere has blamed squeaky toys for rising oil prices!!). I’ve yet to see any of those behaviors with my dogs, but squeaky toys certainly create extremely high levels of excitement(after all, that is what they are designed to…

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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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THERE WAS A TIME WHEN A DOGS ONLY HOME WAS A KENNEL OUTSIDE. THANKFULLY THINGS HAVE CHANGED AND OUR PETS ARE NOT JUST WELCOME INSIDE, THEY ARE THE KING OF THE APARTMENT! IN THE CITY, SPACE IS A PREMIUM BUT THIS LITTLE LONDONER HAS MORE SQUARE FOOTAGE THAN MOST PEOPLE. Please give a warm City Dog welcome to Amelia and her lovely owner Eva. They are only the second UK dog to have a boudoir interview!!!!!!! We are so lucky that they took time out of their day to answer our questions so we could get a littler behind the…

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