New rules for pet travel from 1 January 2021

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Full article with thanks to https://www.gov.uk/government/news/new-rules-for-pet-travel-from-1-january-2021 Pet owners will need to follow new requirements before taking their pet to the European Union or Northern Ireland at the end of the transition period. Pet owners are being encouraged to check the latest government advice about travelling from Great Britain to Northern Ireland or the European Union with their pets at the end of … Read More

Top 10 dog-friendly destinations in the UK for 2021

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Full article with thanks to https://www.sykescottages.co.uk/blog/top-10-dog-friendly-destinations/ Pet-friendly holidays in the UK are becoming more popular with dog owners every year. Sykes Holiday Cottages has had the pleasure of accommodating 112,144 dogs, along with their owners, so far in 2020. And why not? We are a nation of dog lovers and want our holidays to be memorable experiences that every member … Read More

Celebrating Christmas With Your Dog

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Full article with thanks to https://www.goodboy.co.uk/advice-hub/celebrating-christmas-with-your-dog/ Christmas can be great fun for all the family, including your furry friend! With careful planning and some Good Boy dog treats, you can help your pet navigate all the new food, decorations and visitors and enjoy the holidays more than ever! Here are our top tips for a fantastic Christmas for you and your … Read More

Grieving man quits job to travel the world with pet ferret

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Full article with thanks to https://nypost.com/2020/01/28/grieving-man-quits-job-to-travel-the-world-with-pet-ferret/ A UK Royal Air Force airman quit his job and sold everything to travel the world — with his pet ferret. Charlie Hammerton, 25, was grieving following the deaths of his best friend, mother and adopted mom in just a year. So, in a bid to feel more positive, he decided to travel the … Read More

UK travel ban Q&A: what new lockdown rules in England mean for holiday and flight refunds

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Full article with thanks to https://www.which.co.uk/news/2020/11/uk-travel-ban-qa-what-new-lockdown-rules-in-england-mean-for-holiday-and-flight-refunds/ Holidaymakers with package holidays will get their money back, but airlines may not cancel flights and refuse to refund. The UK government has announced a new lockdown that will ban England residents from travelling abroad. Overnight stays and holidays in the UK and abroad are not allowed from 5 November to 2 December. These … Read More

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