Come back! Advice on training the recall

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Full article with thanks to https://www.nawt.org.uk/advice/come-back-advice-training-recall In a recent survey NAWT ran with Dogs Today magazine, 68% of people told us they let their dogs off lead on most walks, and being able to walk your dog offlead was one of the biggest considerations is where dog owners decided to walk their dogs.  Off lead exercise not only gives your … Read More

Our 10 top tips for keeping pets safe at Halloween

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Full article with thanks to https://www.nawt.org.uk/advice/our-10-top-tips-keeping-pets-safe-halloween Please make sure you’re as prepped as you can be ahead of Halloween. This holiday can be extremely scary for our pets (and us!). Here are our top tips:   1. Walk your dog before it gets dark, so you’re not taking them out in the evening, where a lot of loud noises and bright lights might … Read More

Keeping pets safe in autumn

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Full article with thanks to https://www.nawt.org.uk/advice/keeping-pets-safe-autumn?gclid=CjwKCAjw2dD7BRASEiwAWCtCb7H38R3AZox4UzKXJ5j1XYwxCCPXRjf7Etwc1PGGmCF7Lj6PvdoScBoCH4YQAvD_BwE The arrival of autumn brings a new set of challenges to pet owners, especially when the clocks go back, so here are some tips for keeping you and your pet safe and well as the nights draw in. Download this advice sheet here (PDF- 67 KB) All pets The change in seasons can bring … Read More

Pet travel to Europe from 1 January 2021

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Full article with thanks to https://www.gov.uk/guidance/pet-travel-to-europe-after-brexit?utm_campaign=transition_p2&utm_medium=cpc&utm_source=seg&utm_content=nat_ukpet_act71&gclid=CLr1652R_-sCFdObGwodyhMIXQ How to prepare for travel with your pet to any EU country from 1 January 2021. This guidance applies to people travelling to the EU with their pet cats, ferrets or dogs, including assistance dogs. Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) will become a third country from 1 January 2021. The UK government has … Read More

OWNING A DOG HELPS YOU MAKE FRIENDS

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Full article with thanks from https://www.petspyjamas.com/blog/dogs-friends/   It has been reported that owning a dog increases your social circle, with statistics claiming a dog will on average give you an additional three friends. The survey has discovered that sharing tips and anecdotes related to canines can open up opportunities socially, with casual greetings and introductions being more common amongst dog owners. … Read More

SEVEN WAYS TO KEEP YOU AND YOUR DOG ACTIVE AT HOME

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Full article with thanks to https://www.petspyjamas.com/blog/7-ways-to-keep-you-and-your-dog-active-at-home/   Whether you’re self-isolating or simply unable to get outside and exercise as much as you normally would, you’ll be looking for new ways to keep fit – especially if you have a furry friend that needs to keep active too! At PetsPyjamas we’ve put together some fun ideas to ensure you and four-legged friend keep … Read More

17 Funny Pet Stories That Will Brighten Your Day

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Full article with thanks to https://bestlifeonline.com/funny-pet-stories/ ONLY YOUR FURRY FRIENDS CAN MAKE YOU LAUGH THIS HARD. We love our pets for a whole bunch of reasons. They give us cuddles. They’re adorable. They keep us active. But perhaps most importantly, they’re the world’s best comedians. To help put a smile on your face today, we’ve uncovered the funniest pet stories out … Read More

‘Petiquette’ for travelling with your dog!

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Full article with thanks to https://www.petspyjamas.com/blog/make-your-dog-the-perfect-guest/ Dogs will be dogs, and we wouldn’t want them any other way, but there are just one or two pointers to observe when introducing your furry friend into the world of dog-friendly travel to ensure everyone has a brilliant time and more importantly, gets invited back too! Before you leave Make sure your dog has been washed and … Read More

DO DOGS NEED HOLIDAYS? THE BENEFITS OF DOG-FRIENDLY TRAVEL

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Do Dogs Need Holidays? Full article with thanks to https://www.petspyjamas.com/blog/do-dogs-need-holidays/ Our four-legged friends are just as susceptible to the stresses of modern life as we are. Here’s what dog friendly holidays can do for your pooch… You’ve enough clothes to deal with whatever the British weather throws at you. There’s distracting gizmos galore to keep the cries of “are we there … Read More

Bringing your pet dog, cat or ferret to the UK

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Full article with thanks to https://www.gov.uk/take-pet-abroad/pet-passport Pet passport and other documents You need a pet passport for your dog, cat or ferret if they’ll be travelling: to the UK from an EU country, or another country the UK accepts pet passports from from the UK to a listed or unlisted country and then returning to the UK – you cannot do this after your pet’s rabies … Read More